Associations to the word «Spangle»

Wiktionary

SPANGLE, noun. A small piece of sparkling metallic material sewn on to a
SPANGLE, noun. Any small sparkling object.
SPANGLE, verb. (intransitive) To sparkle, flash or
SPANGLE, verb. (transitive) To affix spangles; to adorn with

Dictionary definition

SPANGLE, noun. Adornment consisting of a small piece of shiny material used to decorate clothing.
SPANGLE, verb. Glitter as if covered with spangles.
SPANGLE, verb. Decorate with spangles; "the star-spangled banner".

Wise words

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