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seal ring

noun
1.
a finger ring bearing an incised design for embossing a wax seal.
Origin of seal ring
1600-1610
First recorded in 1600-10
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  • So what will he do to you who are an Adorjan and wear a seal ring?

    Manasseh Maurus Jokai
  • Miss Chubb had noticed that he wore a seal ring, but not on the engagement-finger.

  • Every man wore a seal ring—and this not merely as an ornament.

  • Miss Christine, won't you show Mr. Beaton that seal ring of yours?

    The March Family Trilogy, Complete William Dean Howells
  • Mr. Grimm was idly twisting the seal ring on his little finger.

    Elusive Isabel Jacques Futrelle
  • Mr. Grimm was silent for a time and fell to twisting the seal ring on his finger.

    Elusive Isabel Jacques Futrelle
  • The butler and the housekeeper get a seal ring and $10 each.

  • I forgot to say that she was in on the seal ring and $10 joke, too.

  • There was a ring on the hand, a seal ring with a coat of arms.

    The Tin Soldier

    Temple Bailey
  • The poet received the Cæsar's command with deep satisfaction, and, provided with his seal ring, hastened directly to the prison.

British Dictionary definitions for seal ring

seal ring

noun
1.
another term for signet ring
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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