• IPA: /ˈhɛdˌbænd/

headband (plural headbands)

  1. A strip of fabric worn around the head.
  2. A hair-accessory, made of a flexible material and curved like a horseshoe, for holding one's hair back.
  3. A strip of fabric attached to the top of the spine of a book; used as decoration and reinforcement.
  4. (printing) A thin slip of iron on the tympan of a printing-press.
Synonyms Translations
  • French: bandeau, serre-tête
  • German: Stirnband, Stirnbinde
  • Portuguese: testeira
  • Russian: повязка
  • Spanish: cintillo
  • German: Haarbügel
  • Italian: cerchietto
  • Portuguese: tiara, bandelete, bandolete

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