AskDefine | Define wristlet

The Collaborative Dictionary

Wristlet \Wrist"let\, n. An elastic band worn around the wrist, as for the purpose of securing the upper part of a glove. [1913 Webster]

Word Net

wristlet n : a band or bracelet worn around the wrist [syn: wrist band]

English

Etymology

wrist + -let

Noun

  1. a band which encircles the wearer's wrist, especially a closely knitted one to keep it warm

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