Origin of bangle
Examples from the Web for bangle
She wore a low-cut pink dress and bangle bracelets up both arms, her hair properly poufed.
People are wearing garbage bags on runways—why not wear a roll of tape as a bangle?Can the Penny Chic Fashion Blog Make Walmart Chic?|Isabel Wilkinson|March 22, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The bangle was given up, and placed on the image, which was then converted into a ball containing the various articles within it.Omens and Superstitions of Southern India|Edgar Thurston
She persuaded Beatrice, the maid-of-all-work, who had given her the bangle with the blue stone, to let her do it.The Story of the Amulet|E. Nesbit
But that letter—— Everything upside down—— Bangle asked to meet a common clown!Vice Versa|F. Anstey
You acknowledge he duped you over the affair of the bangle.'Miss Cayley's Adventures|Grant Allen
When Polya handed her anything or even passed by her, jingling her bangle and rustling her skirts, she shuddered.The Lady With The Dog and Other Stories|Anton Chekhov
British Dictionary definitions for bangle
Word Origin for bangle
Word Origin and History for bangle
"ring-shaped bracelet," 1787, from Hindi bangri "colored glass bracelet or anklet."