Definition of headband
1 : a band worn on or around the head
2 : a narrow strip of cloth sewn or glued by hand to a book at the extreme ends of the spine
Recent Examples of headband from the Web
Maggie Gardner of Hartford, a 14-year breast cancer survivor, was at the park, resplendent in pink – tutu, fairy wings and a pink butterfly headband.
Step 3: Attach a headband to the inside of your cap.
Also, the metal headband has some sharp corners, and my hair tended to get snagged in the angular hinges.
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First Known Use of headband
HEADBAND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of headband for English Language Learners
: a band of cloth or some other material worn on or around your head
HEADBAND Defined for Kids
Definition of headband for Students
: a band worn on or around the head
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