Definition of “bangle” - English Dictionary

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“bangle” in British English

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banglenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbæŋ.ɡəl/ us /ˈbæŋ.ɡəl/

Examples from literature

  • And I know he doesn't buy her a gold bangle for nothing. 
  • Bangles and chains of silver shine on his wrists and arms. 
  • Both of them wore heavy gold bangles on their arms, but both were barefoot. 
  • When the price has been paid the couple exchange a ring and a bangle respectively in token of the agreement. 
  • With much rattling of the bangles on her wrists, Fanny produced a card from her hand-bag. 

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