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clip-on

(klĭp′ŏn′, -ôn′)
adj.
Designed to attach by means of a clip: clip-on earrings.

clip′-on′ n.

clip′-on`



adj.
1. designed to be clipped on: a clip-on bow tie.
n.
2. a clip-on device, ornament, or the like.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clip-on - a device (as an earring, sunglasses, microphone etc.) that is attached by clips
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
Adj.1.clip-on - attachable by a clip; "clip-on earrings"; "a clip-on bow tie"
attachable - capable of being fastened or added to something else; "a handle attachable by two bolts"
Translations

clip-on

[ˈklɪpɒn] ADJ [badge] → para prender, con prendedor; [earrings] → de pinza
References in periodicals archive ?
From bug sprays and bracelets to clip-ons and stickers, there are a myriad of mosquito repellent products that are available in the market.
Unlike traditional clip-ons, they offer advanced 100% UV protection, are polarised to eliminate glare and look just like ordinary sunglasses.
They will be provided with tie clip-ons for Captains of the Guard and caps, suits, overcoats, socks, belts and trousers for all male head ushers.
The man gave me giant clip-ons for the windows, like the sun glasses actors wore in films in the 1950s and as soon we clipped it on, it went jet-black inside in the car and there was a happy smile on the face of the driver.
Dolce and Gabbana's hexagon frames, Tony Morgan's clip-ons and Gucci's aviatorshapes complete the retro nod.
It also provides a wide range of frames, including adult fit-over in multiple sizes, wrap-arounds, flip-up clip-ons, prescription insert frames, child wrap-around and a paediatric fit-over frame.
This silver bangle is PS12.50 at Topshop 6 RED ALERT Add a splash of colour to your little black dress with red jewel earrings, PS9.60, jonrichard.com 7 GOING FOR GOLD Keep your party essentials in this gorgeous gold box clutch, PS22, Dorothy Perkins 8 LITTLE GEMS Brighten up an all-black ensemble with these cute clip-ons, PS12.99, Zara 9 EARN YOUR STRIPES You're good to go with this striped clutch, PS8, Primark 10 SILVER LADY Add some serious sparkle to your look.
Work will begin this week to replace the 118 light poles over the outside lane of the bridge clip-ons and along the elevated road sections on the Northcote side of the bridge.
As the 1990s rolled in, women put away their chunky clip-ons and welcomed in a whole new style.
They were clip on ties." (Clip-ons are usually worn by police and security officers so an assailant can't get a grip).
Still, I found the upright seating position to be comfortable without a lot of pressure on the wrists, unlike bikes equipped with clip-ons. The very comfortable seat was lowered a bit, something I never mind, and the seat is narrow at the front where it meets the tank, so it's an easier reach to the ground.
"They're clip-ons, which clip right to the front of your day scope on your Picatinny rail," she said.