A decorative piece of jewelry worn around the ankle.
Early 20th century, from ankle + -let.
- She wore a delicate silver anklet.
- Anklets were popular in ancient times as well as in modern times.
- Anklets are often worn to complement a summer outfit.
- Anklets can also have a symbolic meaning in some cultures.
- Anklets can come in different styles, from simple chains to beaded designs.