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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.


(Clothing & Fashion) a band or bracelet worn around the wrist


(ˈrɪst lɪt)

a protective or ornamental wristband.
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)


A. Npulsera f, muñequera f, brazalete m
B. CPD wristlet watch Nreloj m de pulsera
References in classic literature ?
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.
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.
In 2018, if you want to waste a bunch of cash on a repulsive-looking wristlet that ruins every outfit and squawks out loud, 'Stare at me, universe
Having a day-clutch bag, evening clutch, minaudiere or wristlet to match your outfit just to balance it up, depending on your occasion, is a brilliant fashion idea.
The womens washbag features 'Christelle', an eye-catching oriental inspired floral print, and comes complete with a convenient wristlet.
Tibi black short skirt, $250; Elizabeth and James off-the-shoulder floral top, $350; Kelly Wynne wristlet, $148; Vince black peep-toe booties, $425
Optional add-ons include a padded cross-body shoulder strap, insulated lunch bag, and detachable wristlet coin purse.
Adding a short looped strap as a way to hold onto it without carrying it in hand makes it a wristlet.