Definition of wristlet in English:


Syllabification: wrist·let
Pronunciation: /ˈristlit


  • A band or bracelet worn on the wrist, typically as an ornament.
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    • Consequently, more elaborate beadwork, such necklaces, wristlets, anklets, aprons, vests, hats, and chest pieces, came to be associated with the status of a married man.
    • To Philip Glass's pulsating score for the film Mishima, the dancers, in slate-blue cut-offs and unitards, red wristlets, and a red circle drawn around one eye, shot through the light-infused landscape.
    • We bought the wristlets there, and pledged our best friendship forever.

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