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  • noun Plural form of circlet.

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Examples

  • He could have sworn it once belonged to an Englishman, and to an Englishman of long before by token of the heavy gold circlets still threaded in the withered ear-lobes.

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  • In Victorian times, royal European brides often wore wreaths or circlets of bead flowers and carried bead bouquets on their wedding day.

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  • And Sara had some long-skirted, medieval-looking dresses she wore, and of course Luke would have saved one of his wildflower circlets for her hair.

    Scarlet Nights

  • And Sara had some long-skirted, medieval-looking dresses she wore, and of course Luke would have saved one of his wildflower circlets for her hair.

    Scarlet Nights

  • And Sara had some long-skirted, medieval-looking dresses she wore, and of course Luke would have saved one of his wildflower circlets for her hair.

    Scarlet Nights

  • The first few gifts are unremarkable — a partridge in a pear tree, two turtledoves — but when we come to "5 gold rings," it's delightful to see them depicted as the circlets around the neck of a pretty South African girl.

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  • Her own eyes were fastened on her mother and stepfather, both in Whites with the royal circlets about their brows, both standing before their thrones, with Heralds flanking them on either hand. and Guards behind the Heralds.

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  • The ghost got up gracefully and at once started doing standing pirouettes, the linen whipping up in errant waves sinusoidal, sending ripples of air circlets, crowning the room.

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  • Â Heh…Â Simultaneously the vault holding the Sinestro Corps power rings bursts open sending little circlets of fear out into the universe again.

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  • Pineapple tarts come in two forms, open-faced circlets (as in the picture above) or enclosed parcels.

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