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1. A band of material worn round the wrist for warmth or support.
2. A corsage for the wrist.
3. A bracelet.
4. A wallet or small purse having a loop for wearing around the wrist.
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(Clothing & Fashion) a band or bracelet worn around the wrist
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(ˈrɪst lɪt)

a protective or ornamental wristband.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wristlet - a band or bracelet worn around the wristwristlet - a band or bracelet worn around the wrist
band - a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)
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A. Npulsera f, muñequera f, brazalete m
B. CPD wristlet watch Nreloj m de pulsera
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And, if the Man Higher Up is ever found, take my assurance for it, he will be a large, pale man with blue wristlets showing under his cuffs, and he will be sitting to have his shoes polisbed within sound of a bowling alley, and there will be somewhere about him turquoises.
When the cold weather came on she knitted him wristlets, which he always religiously wore from the house and pocketed immediately thereafter.
All wore necklaces of the teeth or claws of wild beasts, and there were numerous metal wristlets and anklets among them.
The team also gathered a large haul of Iron Age pottery fragments as well as a bangle or wristlet made from highly polished jet.
The wristlet doubles as a bracelet with its removable leather strap, and it comes in over 20 colors.
It is made of long-lasting PVC-coated canvas; it is available in different colors and has a removable wristlet.
Sophie wristlet, $48; Anthropologie, 1000 Highland Colony Pkwy, Ste.
A Salford Lamplighter's Bravery At a meeting of the Salford Lighting and Cleansing Committee the Chairman, Alderman Hulton presented Mrs Fane of Scale Street, Seedley, with a gold wristlet watch subscribed for by employees of the departments in appreciation of the bravery her husband, Regimental Quartermaster-Sergeant Fane of the K.O.R.L., in winning the DCM and the Belgian Croix de Guerre.
Fall in love with the mini wristlet, or the Wave bag now redesigned as a backpack, the perfect companion for all your dreamy summer adventures.