a decorative circlet of cup gold silver or any other product used mainly by women upon the wrist or ankle a ring bracelet It differs from other bracelets in-being rigid rather than articulated contrary to bracelets made from backlinks
- To waste by little and small to fritter away
- cheap showy jewelry or decoration on clothing
- jewelry worn across the wrist for decoration
- To waste by little and little; to fritter away.
- An ornamental circlet, of glass, silver, gold, or other product, donned by feamales in Asia and Africa, plus various other countries, upon the wrist or ankle; a band bracelet.
"ring-shaped bracelet," 1787, from Hindi bangri "coloured glass bracelet or anklet."
(v. t.) To waste by little and little; to fritter away.
- (letter.) An ornamental circlet, of glass, gold, silver, or other product, worn by women in Asia and Africa, and in some other countries, upon the wrist or ankle; a ring bracelet.
His religion requires the Sikh to carry five articles - kes, the knot of hair on the head; the kanga, a comb; the kard, a knife; the kach, a pair of short trousers peculiar to the Sikh; and the khara, an iron bangle on the wrist.