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English definition of “sweatband”

sweatband

noun [C]     /ˈswet.bænd/
a thin strip of material that you wear around your head when doing sport or exercise to stop sweat going into your eyes, or around your wrists to stop sweat going onto your handsBands, straps and stripsSportswear and swimwear
(Definition of sweatband noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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