band  

  • Pronunciation of band: B AE1 N D (b├Žnd)

  • Number of syllables of band: 1

  • Pronunciation Video of band

  • Definition of band

    • (n): something elongated that is worn around the body or one of the limbs  
    • (n): a strip or stripe of a contrasting color or material  
    • (n): a restraint put around something to hold it together  
    • (n): a strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration)  
    • (n): jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger; "she had rings on every finger"; "he noted that she wore a wedding band"  
    • (n): a stripe of contrasting color; "chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands"  
    • (n): a range of frequencies between two limits  
    • (n): an unofficial association of people or groups; "the smart set goes there"; "they were an angry lot"  
    • (n): instrumentalists not including string players  
    • (n): a group of musicians playing popular music for dancing  
    • (v): attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify; "ring birds"; "band the geese to observe their migratory patterns"  
    • (v): bind or tie together, as with a band  
  • Examples of band

    • The band set up in a semicircle in the studio with one microphone.  
    • In many competitions, the band was acclaimed the best group of the year.  
    • The band is mentioned due to the genealogy of the group.  
    • The band Memento dedicated their set to Dave on the Ozzfest 2003 stage.  
    • The box set also included a special lithograph image of the band.  
    • The band played the remainder of their set with Abuelo visibly bleeding.  
    • He and the band visited the film set, soaking up the atmosphere.  
    • The band performed in the warehouse party scene in the movie Strange Days.  
    • The circlet is edged with a silver band set in brilliants.  
    • The band wanted the video to set the scene on the actual party.  

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