Textual thesaurus for "band"

(noun) banding, stripe

an adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material

(noun) ring

a strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration)

(noun) ring

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

(noun) banding, stria, striation

a stripe or stripes of contrasting color

chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands; the black and yellow banding of bees and wasps

(noun) isthmus

a cord-like tissue connecting two larger parts of an anatomical structure

(noun) circle, lot, set

an unofficial association of people or groups

the smart set goes there; they were an angry lot

(noun) dance band, dance orchestra

a group of musicians playing popular music for dancing

(verb) ring

attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify

ring birds; band the geese to observe their migratory patterns