Bracelet - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbreɪslət|  American pronunciation of the word bracelet
Brit.  |ˈbreɪslɪt|  British pronunciation of the word bracelet

noun

- a band of cloth or leather or metal links attached to a wristwatch and wrapped around the wrist (syn: watchband, watchstrap, wristband)
- jewelry worn around the wrist for decoration (syn: bangle)

Examples

...putting the handcuffs on the jewel thief, the detective asked him how he liked those bracelets...

Can you fasten the clasp on this bracelet for me?

...found a lovely necklace to match the bracelet and ring her mother had given her...

The snap of the bracelet broke.

...wore a bracelet with small silver bangles on it...

She was wearing an 18 karat gold bracelet.

Word forms

noun
singular: bracelet
plural: bracelets
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