Meaning of “bracelet” in the English Dictionary

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"bracelet" in British English

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braceletnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbreɪ.slət/ us /ˈbreɪ.slət/

A2 a piece of jewellery that is worn around the wrist or arm:

a gold/silver/diamond bracelet
a chain bracelet

More examples

  • I took the bracelet back to the jewellers' because the catch was faulty.
  • On her wrist she wore the beautiful silver bracelet that once belonged to her mother.
  • The box contained a pendant necklace with a matching bracelet and earrings.
  • She has some bracelets in her jewellery box that she never wears.
  • He wears an identification bracelet engraved with his name and date of birth.

(Definition of “bracelet” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bracelet" in American English

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braceletnoun [ C ]

us /ˈbreɪs·lɪt/

a piece of jewelry that is worn around the wrist or arm:

a silver bracelet

(Definition of “bracelet” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)