elastic band

  1. another name for rubber band

Words Nearby elastic band

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How to use elastic band in a sentence

  • Sure enough, Alme detached from her fair neck an elastic band, whereon were strung thirteen bright gold rings.

  • An elastic band and a short piece of string was procured and the band cut open.

  • The stranger drew from his coat pocket a large thick envelope fastened with an elastic band and handed it to the detective.

    Through the Wall | Cleveland Moffett
  • An elastic band intended to keep a woman from coming out of her stockings and desolating the country.

    The Devil's Dictionary | Ambrose Bierce
  • The tormenting smile returned, and she slowly drew from her skirt a packet of yellow letters held together by an elastic band.

    To Him That Hath | Leroy Scott