English version

signet ring

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Jewellery
signet ringˈsignet ring noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 DCJa ring that has a signet on it
Examples from the Corpus
signet ringThe dancer Fred Astaire was among those in modern times who have worn a signet ring on the right hand.Glynn also had stolen from him a purse containing £22 and a gold signet ring.On the index finger of his left hand he wore a gold signet ring.Schumacher fiddled energetically with his signet ring, and offered no further conversation beyond a snort of ridicule.Such letters are sealed with the cardinal's own signet ring.She went into the hall and rested Johnny's signet ring on the little table there.Johnny's signet ring was somewhere in the hall; there was no doubting it.
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