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1. bandage

noun. ['ˈbændɪdʒ'] a piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body.

Synonyms

  • triangular bandage
  • four-tailed bandage
  • wrapping
  • plaster cast
  • roller bandage
  • patch
  • dressing
  • elastic bandage
  • tourniquet
  • suspensory
  • scarf bandage
  • compression bandage
  • swathe
  • truss
  • immovable bandage
  • plaster bandage
  • medical dressing
  • gauze
  • sling
  • capeline bandage
  • suspensory bandage
  • adhesive bandage
  • cast
  • gauze bandage

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • unbind
  • untie
  • keep down

Etymology

  • bande (French)
  • banda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

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Rhymes with Bandage

  • sandidge
  • sandage

How do you pronounce bandage?

Pronounce bandage as ˈbændɪʤ.

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Sentences with bandage


1. Noun, singular or mass
Those of either sex can use a bandage to secure the mic or place the pack in a pocket.

Quotes about bandage


1. Dance, when you're broken open. Dance, if you've torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you're perfectly free.
- Rumi

2. But that quickly faded, and he frowned. "You're bleeding,"he said. "What happened?"Claire sighed and held up her wrist to show him the bandage. "Man, you would be so embarrassed if I said it was something else."Michael looked blank. "I'm a girl, Michael, it could have been all natural, you know. Tampons?
- Rachel Caine, Midnight Alley

3. Lynn, she saved half our faction from this stuff,"says Marlene, tapping the bandage on her arm from where the Dauntless traitors shot her. "Well, half of half of our faction.""In some circles they call that a quarter, Mar,"Lynn says.
- Veronica Roth, Insurgent

2. bandage

verb. ['ˈbændɪdʒ'] dress by covering or binding.

Synonyms

  • dress

Antonyms

  • unstrap
  • unlash

Etymology

  • bande (French)
  • banda (Old Provençal (to 1500))

3. bandage

verb. ['ˈbændɪdʒ'] wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • secure
  • fasten

Antonyms

  • detach
  • uncover
  • unwire
  • unlock

Etymology

  • bande (French)
  • banda (Old Provençal (to 1500))
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