I think you're right. All wristlet. (more)

by Bill

Was "wristlet" some archaic British term that today survives only in this designation? Was the "-let" suffix a diminuitive, as if often is in English, a "little watch for the wrist" (compared to size of a pocket watch?)?



Posted on Sep 10, 2001, 3:48 PM
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