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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bangle  \Ban"gle\,  v.  t.  [From  1st  {Bang}.] 
  To  waste  by  little  and  little;  to  fritter  away  [Obs.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bangle  \Ban"gle\,  n.  [Hind.  bangr[=i]  bracelet,  bangle.] 
  An  ornamental  circlet,  of  glass,  gold,  silver,  or  other 
  material,  worn  by  women  in  India  and  Africa,  and  in  some 
  other  countries,  upon  the  wrist  or  ankle;  a  ring  bracelet. 
 
  {Bangle  ear},  a  loose  hanging  ear  of  a  horse,  like  that  of  a 
  spaniel. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bangle 
  n  1:  worn  around  the  wrist  for  decoration  [syn:  {bracelet}] 
  2:  cheap  showy  jewelry  or  ornament  or  clothing  [syn:  {bauble}, 
  {gaud},  {gewgaw},  {novelty},  {trinket},  {fallal}] 




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