Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of bangle.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Eager to buy bangles from a local stand instead of a commercial store, I stopped at a shop that seemed to have the prettiest ones, flashing every color in the sun.

    Marissa Bronfman: Shopping and Safari Chic in Rajasthan

  • Fawzi had said that the bangles were the precious pieces and there were no bangles more precious than the ones I had cleaned and glistening in the box.

    Midnight

  • Agra, was in her collar; and her bracelets (she used to say, I am given to understand they are called bangles, my dear, by the natives) decorated the sleeves round her lean old hands, which trembled with pleasure as they received the kind grasp of the

    The Newcomes

  • Her bangles are the best out there with fun, strong color in cabochon chrysoprase, lapis and tourmalines.

    The Vail Trail - All Sections

  • It was a fine hot day in June, but I promise you Miss Honeyman wore her blazing scarlet Cashmere shawl; her great brooch, representing the Taj of Agra, was in her collar; and her bracelets (she used to say, I am given to understand they are called bangles, my dear, by the natives) decorated the sleeves round her lean old hands, which trembled with pleasure as they received the kind grasp of the Colonel of colonels.

    The Newcomes

  • She wore nothing to break the lines of her throat and neck, but on her arms were quantities of odd and beautiful "bangles," many made from her own suggestions, others picked up in different parts of the world.

    The Californians

  • I loved them very dearly, and used to make for them a variety of gold ornaments, such as bangles and armlets.

    Adventures of Louis de Rougemont

  • They also have a huge range of stylish jewellery such as bangles, rings, brooches, and earrings, all for less than

    Lost At E Minor: For creative people

  • Rajesh Kumar Singh/Associated Press File photo of a woman selecting bangles as she shopped for gold jewelry in Allahabad, India.

    High Prices Stifling India Wedding-Season Gold Demand

  • European nobility wore them in brooches, bangles, bracelets, necklaces and rings.

    Jewelry's Slithering Serpents

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