Associations to the word «Bandage»

Wiktionary

BANDAGE, noun. A strip of gauze or similar material used to protect or support a wound or injury.
BANDAGE, noun. A strip of cloth bound round the head and eyes as a blindfold.
BANDAGE, verb. To apply a bandage to something.
BANDAGE DRESS, noun. An elasticated dress that wraps tightly around the wearer to accentuate the profile of the body.
BANDAGE DRESSES, noun. Plural of bandage dress

Dictionary definition

BANDAGE, noun. A piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body.
BANDAGE, verb. Wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose.
BANDAGE, verb. Dress by covering or binding; "The nurse bandaged a sprained ankle"; "bandage an incision".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats