Definition of bangle in English:


Syllabification: ban·gle
Pronunciation: /ˈbaNGgəl


  • A rigid bracelet or anklet.
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    • Twist 14-gauge wire into spiral formations to bang out copper bangle bracelets assembly-line style.
    • Scottie gave Charlie a cosmetic bag that his mom had picked out, and Sara's present was a silver plated bangle bracelet.
    • Nestled into the gleaming array of jeweled beauties were my weakness, bangle bracelets.


late 18th century: from Hindi baṅglī 'glass bracelet'.

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