sleeve link


noun British.

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Origin of sleeve link

First recorded in 1885–90
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Example sentences from the Web for sleeve link

  • Not a stiver in his pockets, nor as much as a sleeve-link to help pay for the burial.'

    Micah Clarke|Arthur Conan Doyle
  • It must have been she, who else could have dropped the sleeve-link?

    Felix O'Day|F. Hopkinson Smith