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Synonyms for garter

a band (usually elastic) worn around the leg to hold up a stocking (or around the arm to hold up a sleeve)

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fasten with or as if with a garter

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With graduation on the horizon, this is the last time the 2016-17 edition of the Green and Yellow Garter Bands will perform together before the members go their separate ways.
A man was stabbed in the back behind 'The Public' building in May before heading to the Star and Garter as blood poured from him.
The Star and Garter features a boutique hotel, private club and gardens overlooking the River Thames and Petersham Meadows.
Lesley is close friends with Andy's gran Shirley Erskine, who passed on the garter to Kim.
Trigg, Stephanie, Shame and Honor: A Vulgar History of the Order of the Garter, Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012; cloth; pp.
Now Charlotte Church has been cast as Polly Garter in a film version of Dylan Thomas' "play for voices" which will star Rhys Ifans as First Voice.
THE pageboy who fainted during the Queen's speech returned to public duties during the Order of the Garter ceremony - and gave a faultless performance.
In addition to the handmade garter, she provides each bride with a simple garter for the traditional reception garter-toss in order to keep the handcrafted one as a keepsake.
According to Larry Garter, Managing Director of Laurence Consulting, “Our aim is provide a clear roadmap and plan, for when and how to implement the appropriate actions, dealing pro-actively to maximize cash flow and understand borrowing, and mitigate other issues, and explore ways to increase sales even in the face of this.
I was at Bear Creek Harbor on Lake Ontario photographing some trout anglers when one of the gents said a garter snake was floating in the creek.
Gardeners in northern Maine have only one snake to watch for: the garter snake.
Passed away in his sleep at the Royal Star and Garter Home in Solihull on 3rd August 2012.
THE Duchess of Cambridge shared a tender moment with her husband the Duke yesterday as the royal family took part in the historic Garter Day service.
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