banderole

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noun ban·de·role \ˈban-də-ˌrōl\
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banderol

Definition of banderole

  1. 1 :  a long narrow forked flag or streamer

  2. 2 :  a long scroll bearing an inscription or a device

Examples of banderole in a sentence

  1. during the festival this ancient Italian city is bestrewn with banderoles celebrating its illustrious medieval heritage

Origin and Etymology of banderole

French banderole, from Italian banderuola, diminutive of bandiera banner, from Old Occitan bandiera, from Old French baniere — more at banner


First Known Use: 1562



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