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



BrE BrE//ˈbæŋɡl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbæŋɡl//
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a piece of jewellery in the form of a large ring of gold, silver, etc. worn loosely around the wrist See related entries: Jewellery Word Origin late 18th cent.: from Hindi baṅglī ‘glass bracelet’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: bangle