noun Also pendent.
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Origin of pendant
OTHER WORDS FROM pendantpend·ant·ed, adjectivepend·ant·like, adjectivenon·pend·ant, adjectiveun·pend·ant, adjective
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How to use pendant in a sentence
Appropriately enough, “Sybille Bedford” makes just the right pendant to Selina Hastings’s excellent earlier biographies of Somerset Maugham and Evelyn Waugh.‘Sybille Bedford’ is a gossipy appreciation of an oft-overlooked literary great|Michael Dirda|February 17, 2021|Washington Post
His parents even accessorize him in a mini diamond-encrusted watch and a tiny chain with a pendant that reads “papa bear.”
She is having a necklace made of her sister’s fingerprint, a teardrop pendant similar to the one the sisters had made after Kim’s death.‘I said goodbye to my sister through a computer screen’|Holly Bailey|January 2, 2021|Washington Post
He wore a pendant necklace around his neck with a picture of his younger self, a gift from an aunt.1-year-old Carmelo Duncan is the latest victim of gun violence in D.C. as homicides hit a 15-year high|Peter Hermann, Clarence Williams|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
Three years later, another father and son duo found a 500-year-old gold pendant worth $4 million in Essex.
But the beautiful porcelain pendant that Agatha (Saoirse Ronan) wears.
It was made by society jewelers Garrard, who refashioned the gems from a pendant she was given by her husband, George VI.
The pendant light is a flotilla of hot air balloons hand blown in glass.
It had a pendant that looked like a house, which to me signifies warmth and happiness.
Ni d'Eyverdun (dit elle), ni personne n'ont effac pendant un instant mon image de son cœur.
The dew moistened each leaf, or hung in glittering pendant drops upon the thorn of the prickly pears which lined the roads.Newton Forster|Captain Frederick Marryat
Jimmy sat bolt upright, his black hat pendant between his knees.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White
Histoire de l'Europe pendant la Révolution Française, ii., 58-60.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
A gold chain, with a number of pendant scaraboei, was found in a tomb in Vulci, transcending anything before seen by him.
British Dictionary definitions for pendant
- an ornament that hangs from a piece of jewellery
- a necklace with such an ornament