Definition of Spangle. Meaning of Spangle. Synonyms of Spangle

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Spangle. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Spangle and, of course, Spangle synonyms and on the right images related to the word Spangle.

Definition of Spangle

Spangle
Spangle Span"gle, n. [OE. spangel, dim. of AS. spange. See Spang a spangle.] 1. A small plate or boss of shining metal; something brilliant used as an ornament, especially when stitched on the dress. 2. Figuratively, any little thing that sparkless. ``The rich spangles that adorn the sky.' --Waller. Oak spangle. See under Oak.
Spangle
Spangle Span"gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Spangled; p. pr. & vb. n. Spangling.] To set or sprinkle with, or as with, spangles; to adorn with small, distinct, brilliant bodies; as, a spangled breastplate. --Donne. What stars do spangle heaven with such beauty? --Shak. Spangled coquette (Zo["o]l.), a tropical humming bird (Lophornis regin[ae]). See Coquette, 2.
Spangle
Spangle Span"gle, v. i. To show brilliant spots or points; to glisten; to glitter. Some men by feigning words as dark as mine Make truth to spangle, and its rays to shine. --Bunyan.

Meaning of Spangle from wikipedia

- Spangle may refer to: Spangle (or sequin), a small, thin, often circular piece of glittering metal or other material, used especially for decorating garments...
- Spangles may refer to: Spangles (sweets), a brand of boiled sweets manufactured by Mars Ltd in the United Kingdom Spangles (1926 film), a 1926 silent film...
- The Spangle Maker is an EP by Scottish alternative rock band Cocteau Twins, released on 4AD in April 1984. It was the first recording to be issued after...
- "The Star-Spangled Banner" is the national anthem of the United States. The lyrics come from the "Defence of Fort M'Henry", a poem written on September...
- early pioneer. Spangle was first settled in 1872 by William Spangle. The townsite was platted in 1879. It was incorporated in 1888. Spangle is located at...
- The common spangle gall on the underside of leaves and the currant gall on the male catkins or occasionally the leaves, develop as chemically induced...
- Spangle is a historical novel written by Gary Jennings and first published in 1987. After surrendering at Appomattox Court House in Virginia at the end...
- Spangle Lake is a small alpine lake in Elmore County, Idaho, United States, located in the Sawtooth Mountains in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area...
- Little Spangle Lake is a small alpine lake in Elmore County, Idaho, United States, located in the Sawtooth Mountains in the Sawtooth National Recreation...
- The California Spangled is a breed of domestic cat that was bred to resemble spotted wild cats, like the ocelot and leopard. They were originally bred...
Loading...