Alice band


Alice band
Alice band noun
A wide hairband of coloured ribbon or other material (as worn by Alice in Tenniel's illustrations to Through the Looking-glass)
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Main Entry:Alice

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Alice band UK [ˈælɪs ˌbænd] US noun [countable] [singular Alice band plural Alice bands] british
a flat narrow piece of cloth that holds your hair back away from your face
Thesaurus: hair care substances and equipmenthyponym

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Alice band 7 [ˈælɪs bænd] [ˈælɪs bænd] noun (BrE)
a band which holds your hair back away from your face, but lets it hang freely at the back
 
Word Origin:
[Alice band] Alice, from the name of the heroine of two books by Lewis Carroll.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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