banded banded  /ˈbæn dɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) identified with a band especially around a leg
  2. (adj) marked with bands or strips of contrasting color or texture
  3. (adj) characterized by a band of especially white around the body

Usage(s):

  1. Refugees from Thaksin's now dissolved party who have banded together with an unlikely coalition of ultraconservatives and democracy activists to form the People's Power Party.
  2. They banded together and called themselves Tiananmen Mothers.
  3. Little did I know that Fallujah was home to a small community of midgets, who banded together for support since they were considered as social outcasts.

News

  1. Wristbands to be used at Lorain International Festival's Bazaar to prevent underage drinking

    LORAIN COUNTY — During the Bazaar portion of the Lorain International Festival at the Black River Landing Friday, Saturday and Sunday, legal-aged drinkers will be wrist-banded.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Morning Journal

  2. Never Tiring of the Road

    IT was over 20 years ago that some Irish all-stars banded together as "The Legends of Irish Music" for a once off tour.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Irish Central

  3. ‘Kittens’ ready for the world

    They’re cute, cuddly — and powerful. A group of current and former Tuolumne County residents have banded under the leadership of Andrea Morgan to present Kountry Kittens Burlesque, a risqué song, dance and comedy revue that is poised to hit the big time.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Union Democrat

Quotes

  1. "The losses to individuals and small businesses will be immense, remember it's a massive industry," McGauran said. "There's been some big figures banded about, certainly hundreds of millions. Well that's wagering, but if you look at how...
    on Aug 30, 2007 By: Peter McGauran Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "When Josh decided to come back, I was like, 'We better be good or I might not have a job,'" Perno said. "We did a nice job and really banded together with the leadership. But it wasn't so much the leadership as it was the performance from...
    on Jun 22, 2008 By: David Perno Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "The young kids banded together and won some games, which makes them look forward to last season," DeChellis said. "We want to be as good as any other team in the league and I think we are getting closer. We are pretty focused and hungry and...
    on Oct 27, 2008 By: Ed DeChellis Source: BadgerNation.com (subscription)

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