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arm·band

 (ärm′bănd′)
n.
A band worn around the upper arm, often as a symbol of mourning or protest, as identification, or to secure a smartphone or similar device during exercise.

armband

(ˈɑːmˌbænd)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a band of material worn round the arm, such as one bearing an identifying mark, etc, or a black one indicating mourning
2. an inflatable buoyancy aid, worn on the upper arm of a person learning to swim
3. (Clothing & Fashion) an elasticated band worn round the upper arm to keep the shirtsleeve in place

arm•band

(ˈɑrmˌbænd)

n.
a fabric band worn around the upper arm as a badge or symbol; brassard.
[1790–1800]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.armband - worn around arm as identification or to indicate mourning
visual signal - a signal that involves visual communication
2.armband - a band worn around the upper armarmband - a band worn around the upper arm  
band - a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)
Translations
شَريط عَلى الذِّراع
páska na rukávě
armbind
karszalagkarúszó
sorgarborîi
páska na rukáve
kol bantı

armband

[ˈɑːmbænd] Nbrazalete m

armband

[ˈɑːrmbænd] n
(as symbol; for identification)brassard m
(for swimming)brassard m

armband

nArmbinde f

armband

[ˈɑːmˌbænd] nbracciale m

arm1

(aːm) noun
1. the part of the body between the shoulder and the hand. He has broken both his arms.
2. anything shaped like or similar to this. She sat on the arm of the chair.
ˈarmful noun
as much as a person can hold in one arm or in both arms. an armful of flowers/clothes.
ˈarmband noun
a strip of cloth etc worn round the arm. The people all wore black armbands as a sign of mourning.
ˈarmchair noun
a chair with arms at each side.
ˈarmpit noun
the hollow under the arm at the shoulder.
ˌarm-in-ˈarm adverb
(of two or more people) with arms linked together. They walked along arm-in-arm.
keep at arm's length
to avoid becoming too friendly with someone. She keeps her new neighbours at arm's length.
with open arms
with a very friendly welcome. He greeted them with open arms.
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And the Irish international wore the armband in Saturday's scoreless draw with Crystal Palace.
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The Welshman gave the armband to Wayne Routledge in the pre-season wins over Mansfield Town and Yeovil Town, while Nathan Dyer led the Swans during the 3-2 triumph over Crawley Town.
More than 1,000 parents of the murdered children of Prijedor, citizens and activists of the informal group "Because it concerns me!" (Jer me se tice), today marked the White Armband Day on the main town square in Prijedor, in memory of the persecution and murder of 3,176 citizens, of whom 102 children in the last war.
The Dons will be looking for a new holder of the armband when Graeme Shinnie departs for Derby County after this weekend, with McKenna being mooted as one of the potential successors.
As well every Premier League term wearing a black armband, the match between Southampton and Cardiff City today will be preceded by a minute's silence in memory of the Argentine.
FABIAN DELPH joked he does not want to give up the armband - because he will never get it back.
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Paul Pogba says becoming captain of France is not one of his ambitions, saying he can be a leader on the pitch without an armband.
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