Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A band of material worn round the wrist for warmth or support.
  • noun A bracelet.
  • noun A wallet or small purse having a loop for wearing around the wrist.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A band worn around the wrist: applied to various useful or ornamental objects of the sort.
  • noun A handcuff.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An elastic band worn around the wrist, as for the purpose of securing the upper part of a glove.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun a band which encircles the wearer's wrist, especially a closely knitted one to keep it warm

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a band or bracelet worn around the wrist

Etymologies

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wrist + -let

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