Definition of napkin ring in English:

napkin ring

Syllabification: nap·kin ring


  • A ring used to hold (and distinguish) a person’s table napkin when not in use.
    More example sentences
    • Add small orange or apple slices to a wooden ring for a unique napkin ring.
    • Her waist is so thin she could use a napkin ring as a belt.
    • A good Panama hat, it is claimed, can be folded up and passed through a napkin ring, and it will then reshape itself perfectly for use.

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody