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

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley