from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A watch worn on a band that fastens about the wrist.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A watch that is worn on a strap or band fastened around the wrist
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a watch that is worn strapped to the wrist
This works because while 'wristwatch' is a common enough word, the way Emma Thompson says it makes it more than what it really is.
The Suunto G6 wristwatch is designed for golfers as it claims to improve your swing consistency and simplify the scorekeeping process.
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The wristwatch was the only part of him that clicked with the put-together guy Lash first met.
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