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bracelets

slang Handcuffs. Slap the bracelets on him, Joey—we'll question him back at the station.

bracelets

n. handcuffs. The cops put the bracelets on Jane and led her away.
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"If I could persuade her to write a word to say she liked her bracelet," he thought, "it would be a comfort when I go back to my solitary life." He tore a leaf out of his pocket book and wrote on it, "One line to say you accept my gift and my good wishes.
I will keep these--this ring and bracelet," said Dorothea.
[Holding out her handsome arm.] No; but it looks very well on me as a bracelet, doesn't it?
CHEVELEY tries to get the bracelet off her arm, but fails.
You can't get that bracelet off, unless you know where the spring is.
[She tries again to unclasp the bracelet, but fails.]
[Again tears at the bracelet in a paroxysm of rage, with inarticulate sounds.
She places them in a labyrinth where they are condemned to walk for ever, with a bracelet on their arms and a cord round their necks, unless they meet another as miserable as themselves.
The rings are as coldly viewed as the bracelet. Edwin tells the tempter that he wears no jewellery but his watch and chain, which were his father's; and his shirt-pin.
'Since you told me a lady had given you the bracelet you showed me, Fanny, I have not been quite easy on your account, and indeed want to know a little more if you will confide more to me.'
I immediately,' addressing Little Dorrit, '(for I am the creature of impulse), took a bracelet from my arm, and begged your sister to let me clasp it on hers, in token of the delight I had in our being able to approach the subject so far on a common footing.' (This was perfectly true, the lady having bought a cheap and showy article on her way to the interview, with a general eye to bribery.)
``I will wear the bracelet for you, if you will, friend Palmer,'' said Wamba.
My friends and I learned that there were fans who had gone to the specialty store in Gangnam-gu where Ji ordered the friendship bracelets. One of us, Ledie, was headed back to Korea for an EXO concert, and so we asked her to get us more bracelets.
Pupils at a Bearwood school have made more than 200 bracelets to raise funds for Acorns Children's Hospice.
One can explore a wide variety of products in this Mother's Day jewelry collection in the form of charms, rings, earrings, necklaces, bracelets, etc.