armband

noun arm·band \ ˈärm-ˌband \
Updated on: 21 Jan 2018

Definition of armband

: a band worn around the arm; especially : a band worn around the arm for identification or in mourning

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First Known Use of armband

1738


ARMBAND Defined for English Language Learners

armband

noun

Definition of armband for English Language Learners

  • : a band worn around the arm; especially : one that is worn around the upper part of a sleeve to show who you are or to show that you are in mourning


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