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band2

 
pronunciation:
baend
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a thin strip of flexible material that binds several objects together.
 
synonyms:
rope, strip, thong, tie
similar words:
armband, belt, binding, circlet, frontlet, girdle, hatband, headband, hoop, neckband, ribbon, sash, sweatband, tape, waistband
definition 2: a stripe or strip that contrasts with its surroundings in color or material.
The T-shirt has a band of blue on the sleeve.That kind of snake is brown with yellow bands.
synonyms:
bar, line, ring, strip, stripe
similar words:
braid, fascia, streak
definition 3: a thin strip of hard material, often metal, in the shape of a ring.
Both husband and wife wear wedding bands.The baby birds have bands around their legs.
 
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: bands, banding, banded
definition: to tie with a strip of material in order to identify or bind; put a band on.
synonyms:
bind, bundle, strap, tie
similar words:
belt, bond, cord, hoop, tape
derivation: bander (n.)
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