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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BANGLE

Mahmat took the bangle eagerly and hid it in the folds of his waist-cloth.

"It will be rare some day," said Anne, slipping the bangle on her wrist.

It was certainly the trinket attached to the bangle which he had given Anne.

The sudden return of Denis to help to find the bangle had been the opportunity.

When the bangle was handed in to her she seized it, but not very graciously.

So the Rajah had to wait till the bangle seller was ready to go.

You know that fastidious baronet of hers who wears a bangle on his ankle.

But first the sergeant in command of the squad removed the bangle from his wrist.

I sought out a jeweler the next day, and was soon wearing the bangle.

When she had gone, I said to Elsie, 'That is odd about the bangle.

WORD ORIGIN

"ring-shaped bracelet," 1787, from Hindi bangri "colored glass bracelet or anklet."

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BANGLE

bracelet

nounwrist jewelry
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