spangles

All Noun
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  • There are several gold spangles all about, but many more have gone. Cited from English Embroidered Bookbindings, by Cyril James Humphries Davenport
  • The company launched a city-wide contest which resulted in the name Spangles.
  • "I feel as if we ought to wear spangles and be led by a band." Cited from The French Twins, Lucy Fitch Perkins
  • The silk was covered with gold spangles that showed her white skin. Cited from The Fall of the Niebelungs
  • There are several gold spangles used, kept down by a small piece of gold guimp. Cited from English Embroidered Bookbindings, by Cyril James Humphries Davenport
  • In California, these spangles were the beginning of the gold-finding. Cited from Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Vol. 17 New Series, No. 430, Mar 27, 1852
  • All the light in the room seemed to focus upon her, so did she scintillate from head to foot with spangles. Cited from A Soldier of the Legion, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • In her run up the height, it had begun to dry, and little spangles of salt were visible all over it. Cited from Adela Cathcart, Vol. 3, by George MacDonald
  • They want me again in my braids and my spangles. Cited from Treasure and Trouble Therewith,by Geraldine Bonner
  • I think you said the black gown with spangles? Cited from The Greater Inclination, Edith Wharton
  • Far below the lights of the city glowed like spangles in the darkness. Cited from Dickey Downy, by Virginia Sharpe Patterson
  • The Doctor laughed in the most heartless manner, and still Spangles held her ground. Cited from The Road To Providence, by Maria Thompson Davies
  • Her green eyes lighted up: her pupils seemed to glitter with spangles of gold. Cited from The Torrent (Entre Naranjos), by Vicente Blasco Ibanez
  • Far up the river, they noticed that the sand on the shore gleamed with yellow spangles. Cited from Pioneers of the Old South, by Mary Johnston
  • Also, you will wear a fine blanket, all gold and spangles, when you march around the ring in the tent. Cited from Tum Tum, the Jolly Elephant, by Richard Barnum
  • It is often in the form of spangles called float-gold and flour-gold. Cited from To The Gold Coast for Gold, Vol. II, by Burton and Cameron
  • They were only meant to give effect to the scene in their gauzy dresses and spangles. Cited from Stories by American Authors, Volume 1, by Various
  • They finished up the adornment of the face by sticking it all over with gold spangles. Cited from The Pirate City, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • After heavy showers the naked eye can note spangles of the precious metal in the street-roads. Cited from To The Gold Coast for Gold, Vol. II, by Burton and Cameron
  • But the color of the dancing spangles changed not at all. Cited from The Yosemite, by John Muir
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Root form of spangles is spangle for both verb and noun.

Meaning of spangles

  • verb Glitter as if covered with spangles
  • verb Decorate with spangles
    the star-spangled banner