a rigid, ring-shaped bracelet usually made without a clasp so as to slip over the hand, but sometimes having a hinged opening and a clasp.
The coral set belongs to Elsie, and is presented by her godmother, and this bangled set is mine.
Miss Dexie Stanford Eveleth
The silken frou-frou of their skirts and the tinkling of their bangled bracelets broke the stillness.
Their Son; The Necklace Eduardo Zamacois
A woman, veiled and bangled, climbed aboard just then, and I understood.
The Ship Dwellers Albert Bigelow Paine
a bracelet, usually without a clasp, often worn high up round the arm or sometimes round the ankle
a disc or charm hanging from a bracelet, necklace, etc
“ring-shaped bracelet,” 1787, from Hindi bangri “colored glass bracelet or anklet.”
a seaport in S Maine, on the Penobscot River. Contemporary Examples Wages aren’t lower in Boston than in Bangor because of the larger labor supply. The Sleepless Economy Megan McArdle January 14, 2013 I have a total payroll of about 60 people, most of them working for the two radio stations I own in Bangor, […]
John Kendrick [ken-drik] /ˈkɛn drɪk/ (Show IPA), 1862–1922, U.S. humorist. a loud, sudden, explosive noise, as the discharge of a gun. a resounding stroke or blow: a nasty bang on the head. Informal. a sudden movement or show of energy: He started with a bang. energy; vitality; spirit: The bang has gone out of my […]
- Bangtail muster
noun (Austral, history) a roundup of cattle to be counted, each one having the hairs on its tail docked as it is counted
a city in and the capital of the Central African Republic, in the SW part. a republic in central Africa: a member of the French Community. 238,000 sq. mi. (616,420 sq. km). Capital: Bangui. Contemporary Examples GALLERY: Stranded at Bangui Airport: The Refugee Crisis in Central African Republic (PHOTOS) This is all well and good. […]