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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A narrow strip of cloth for the hair; Also: A brassiere

Usage examples (32)
  • The hair is in short bandeaux and very large.
  • How could the old girl know about belts and bandeaux?
  • Her ring was answered by Parr's niece, the woman with the sleek bandeaux.
  • They differed in complexion, some of the newly arrived being delightfully fresh and pink under their starched bandeaux. for more
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