Definition of bangle
1 : a stiff usually ornamental bracelet or anklet slipped or clasped on
2 : an ornamental disk that hangs loosely (as on a bracelet)
Examples of bangle in a Sentence
She wore plastic bangles on both wrists.
wore a bracelet with small silver bangles on it
Recent Examples of bangle from the Web
Researchers were unsure if the skeleton covered in gold jewelry and bangles was a prince or a princess.
Fans clad in boas, bangles and bowlers were everywhere.
Wonder Woman's influence could be felt throughout the premiere, from Gadot's red sequin gown to the chunky gold bangles decorating many wrists.
The use cases will require some thought, but the potential is clear: a simple wristband could bring along with it a whole jewelry box of vibrotactile bangles, each a notification customizable to whatever’s most relevant to you.
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Origin and Etymology of bangle
First Known Use: 1757
BANGLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bangle for English Language Learners
: a large stiff ring that is worn as jewelry around the arm, wrist, or ankle
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