from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A band of material worn round the wrist for warmth or support.
  • n. A bracelet.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a band which encircles the wearer's wrist, especially a closely knitted one to keep it warm

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An elastic band worn around the wrist, as for the purpose of securing the upper part of a glove.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A band worn around the wrist: applied to various useful or ornamental objects of the sort.
  • n. A handcuff.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a band or bracelet worn around the wrist


wrist + -let (Wiktionary)



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