banded

play
adjective band·ed \ˈban-dəd\

Definition of banded

  1. :  having or marked with bands

Examples of banded in a Sentence

  1. a hawk with a banded tail

  2. the red, black, and yellow banded king snake is sometimes mistaken for the venomous coral snake

1787

First Known Use of banded

1787


BANDED Defined for English Language Learners

banded

play
adjective

Definition of banded for English Language Learners

  • : having or marked by narrow strips of different color : having or marked by bands



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up banded? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to glide in or as if in an airplane

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • istock-refers-to-this-as-a-tumble-of-strawberries-which-sounded-pretty-nice-to-us
  • Which is a synonym of garner?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!