ankle bracelet

noun
an ornament worn around the ankle
Syn: ↑anklet
Derivationally related forms: ↑ankle (for: ↑anklet)
Hypernyms: ↑bracelet, ↑bangle

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • ankle monitor — /ˈæŋkəl mɒnətə/ (say angkuhl monuhtuh) noun → ankle bracelet (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ankle monitor — An ankle monitor is a device that individuals under house arrest are often required to wear. In timed intervals, the ankle monitor sends a radio frequency or GPS signal to a receiver. If an offender wanders outside his or her allowed range, the… …   Wikipedia

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  • bracelet — braceleted, adj. /brays lit/, n. 1. an ornamental band or circlet for the wrist or arm or, sometimes, for the ankle. 2. bracelets, Slang. a pair of handcuffs. 3. Furniture. collar (def. 13). [1400 50; late ME < MF; OF bracel ( < L brachiale, n.… …   Universalium

  • bracelet — brace•let [[t]ˈbreɪs lɪt[/t]] n. 1) jew an ornamental band or circlet for the wrist or arm or, sometimes, for the ankle 2) bracelets, Slang. a pair of handcuffs • Etymology: 1400–50; late ME < MF; OF bracel < L brāchiāle, der. of brāchiālis …   From formal English to slang

  • slave bracelet — noun : a chain link bracelet often having a plain plaque or nameplate and often worn around the ankle compare identification bracelet * * * a braceletlike, ornamental circlet or chain worn around the ankle. * * * slave bracelet, an identification …   Useful english dictionary

  • slave bracelet — a braceletlike, ornamental circlet or chain worn around the ankle. * * * …   Universalium

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