from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A band of fabric or leather sewn inside the crown of a hat as protection against sweat.
- n. A band of material worn around the head or wrist to absorb sweat.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A band of fabric, inside the crown of a hat, designed to absorb perspiration
- n. A band of fabric worn around the wrist or head during sports to absorb perspiration
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a band of material tied around the forehead or wrist to absorb sweat
- n. a band of fabric or leather sewn inside the crown of a hat
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Ryan Fitzpatrick accessorized with a lot of pink -- sweatband, all pink shoes, towel.
This is about as respectable as buying an FOB sweatband at one of their concerts.
He demands that Daniel wear his lime green sweatband so he can match his partners in "full team regalia" before handing them a briefcase.
Nicholas is making an evening dress out of a polyester jacket, using something that looks like a sweatband for the neckline.
Basque beret for man or woman that is fully lined and sports a leather sweatband, and at a great price - cheaper than going all the way to France to pick one up.
She stood up and adjusted the sweatband on her hair.
Except, instead of a crown, my head was wrapped in a red sweatband.
He settled the black terry sweatband across his forehead, careful not to disturb the flat Sendai dermatrodes.
Woodrow's dirty-gray tunic clung to his wiry frame, the hem hanging ragged where he'd ripped a strip of cloth to use as a sweatband.
You can also opt for a plain, peak-free sweatband.