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1. elastic

adjective. ['ɪˈlæstɪk'] capable of resuming original shape after stretching or compression; springy.

Synonyms

  • moldable
  • whippy
  • elasticized
  • elasticised
  • springlike
  • rubberlike
  • lively
  • stretchy
  • expandible
  • expansible
  • live
  • expandable
  • springy
  • flexile
  • fictile
  • expansile
  • bouncy
  • stretchable
  • chewy
  • plastic
  • flexible
  • stretch
  • viscoelastic
  • resilient

Antonyms

  • inflexible
  • tender
  • unalert
  • unanimated

Etymology

  • elasticus (Latin)

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  • understand
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Example sentences of the word elastic-band


1. Noun Phrase
Grab the other end of the elastic band and hold it in your hand.

2. Noun Phrase
Stand with your feet together and place the opposite end of the elastic band securely under your feet.

3. Noun Phrase
Hold one end of the elastic band in your hand.

4. Noun Phrase
Tie the satin ribbon on the elastic band around her neck, in a halter top fashion.

2. elastic

adjective. ['ɪˈlæstɪk'] able to adjust readily to different conditions.

Synonyms

  • flexible
  • pliant
  • pliable

Antonyms

  • dull
  • lethargic
  • tired
  • spiritless

Etymology

  • elasticus (Latin)

3. band

noun. ['ˈbænd'] an unofficial association of people or groups.

Synonyms

  • camp
  • Four Hundred
  • social group
  • confederacy
  • set
  • coterie
  • clique
  • inner circle
  • horsy set
  • pack
  • circle
  • cohort
  • horsey set
  • company
  • lot
  • party
  • conspiracy
  • ingroup
  • jet set

Antonyms

  • lack
  • stay in place
  • young
  • aged

Etymology

  • band (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beand (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • band (Old Norse)

4. band

noun. ['ˈbænd'] instrumentalists not including string players.

Synonyms

  • section
  • concert band
  • marching band
  • brass band
  • musical organisation
  • musical organization
  • musical group

Antonyms

  • bad luck
  • misfortune
  • good luck
  • success

Etymology

  • band (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beand (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • band (Old Norse)

5. band

noun. ['ˈbænd'] an adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material.

Synonyms

  • pinstripe
  • banding
  • hatband
  • adornment
  • neckband
  • cigar band
  • garment

Antonyms

  • unstrap
  • unfasten
  • dull
  • inelastic

Etymology

  • band (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beand (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • band (Old Norse)

6. band

noun. ['ˈbænd'] a stripe or stripes of contrasting color.

Synonyms

  • stripe
  • streak
  • collar
  • banding
  • stria
  • bar
  • striation

Antonyms

  • summerize
  • ascend
  • rise
  • moving

Etymology

  • band (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beand (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • band (Old Norse)

7. band

verb. ['ˈbænd'] bind or tie together, as with a band.

Synonyms

  • bind

Antonyms

  • underdress
  • undress

Etymology

  • band (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beand (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • band (Old Norse)

8. band

noun. ['ˈbænd'] a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body).

Synonyms

  • cincture
  • strap
  • sweatband
  • headband
  • backband
  • elastic
  • bracelet
  • neckband
  • garter
  • elastic band
  • armband
  • rubber band
  • strip
  • collar
  • supporter
  • mourning band
  • watch bracelet
  • girdle
  • armlet
  • wrist band
  • waistcloth
  • headstall
  • ring
  • sash
  • arm band
  • headpiece
  • shoulder strap
  • hoop
  • watchstrap
  • weed
  • waistband
  • bellyband
  • watchband
  • wristband
  • wristlet

Antonyms

  • overgarment
  • better
  • remember
  • roughness

Etymology

  • band (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beand (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • band (Old Norse)

9. band

noun. ['ˈbænd'] a range of frequencies between two limits.

Synonyms

  • frequency band
  • waveband

Antonyms

  • up
  • unpack
  • empty

Etymology

  • band (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beand (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • band (Old Norse)

10. band

noun. ['ˈbænd'] a group of musicians playing popular music for dancing.

Synonyms

  • steel band
  • rock band
  • dance orchestra
  • rock group
  • musical organization
  • big band
  • jazz group
  • musical organisation
  • dance band
  • combo
  • musical group

Antonyms

  • unite
  • middle
  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

  • band (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beand (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • band (Old Norse)
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