Definition of armband in English:

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armband

Pronunciation: /ˈärmˌband/

noun

A band worn around a person’s upper arm to hold up a shirtsleeve or as a symbol.
Example sentences
  • Pedestrians were reminded to wear bright highly visible clothing, reflective armbands, sam-brown belts or jackets and to face on-coming traffic when out walking.
  • To show their support people are asked to wear a white band, either an armband, wristband or headband, during the concerts.
  • Jackson, who appeared at the Santa Maria hearing wearing a black suit, a red armband and sunglasses, faces a total of 10 charges, in what has been dubbed the trial of the decade.

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Syllabification: arm·band

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