from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A band, as on a long sleeve or a wristwatch, that encircles the wrist.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. the cuff of a sleeve that wraps around the wrist
- n. a strip of material worn around the wrist, e.g. to absorb perspiration, especially in sports
- n. a band that supports a wristwatch
- n. a cord worn around the wrist, used to hold a small object such as a knife: a lanyard
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The band of the sleeve of a shirt, or other garment, which covers the wrist.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. That band or part of a sleeve, especially of a shirt-sleeve, which covers the wrist.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a band or bracelet worn around the wrist
- n. a band of cloth or leather or metal links attached to a wristwatch and wrapped around the wrist
- n. band consisting of a part of a sleeve that covers the wrist
On entering the park, the wristband is placed on the child's arm.
The search team found Welsh's eyeglasses, wallet, shirt and the watch with the silver chain wristband that he wore, but Larry was not seen again.
When sewing, you can call attention to the fact that sewing-silk splits much better for being first drawn through the wax; and that a wristband is put on before the sleeve is sewed, because it can be managed more conveniently.
Cecil’s leather wristband is fitted with a spigot attached to a tube inserted directly into his vein.
LARK calls the wristband "pajamas for your wrist," and I have to admit that it was surprisingly comfortable to sleep with it strapped to my arm I'm a "Princess And The Pea" type, so that's saying a lot.
Sharing or given to a person without a wristband is a $500 fine or 6 months in jail.
People who work at the jail said the wristband was the same as those given to inmates still in their custody, Boone County Sheriff's Department Major Tom Reddin said.
Careful inspection of the Barry Chin-shot photo reveals a sticker on O'Connell's left wrist (over his play-call wristband) that reads, "My dick is tiny too!"
Unlike other sunburn-preventing gadgets such as wristband timers that estimate safe exposure the UVSunSense bands are designed to tell you how well your sunscreen is working.
Even if they did not issue me a "wristband" and I only got to see her from afar, the travel would have been worth it to me.