Definition of armband noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈɑːmbænd//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɑːrmbænd//
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  1. 1a cloth band worn around the arm as a sign of something, for example that somebody has an official position The stewards all wore armbands. Many people at the funeral service were wearing black armbands.
  2. 2either of two plastic rings that can be filled with air and worn around the arms by somebody who is learning to swim Wordfinderarmband, dive, flipper, float, goggles, length, paddle, stroke, swim, water wings
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