a strip of cloth, esp. gauze, or other dressing used to bind or cover an injured part of the body
Origin of bandageFrench ; from bande, band
to put a bandage on (an injured part or person)
A strip of material such as gauze used to protect, immobilize, compress, or support a wound or injured body part.
transitive verbband·aged, band·ag·ing, band·ag·es
To apply a bandage to.
Origin of bandageFrench, from Old French bande, band, strip; see band1.
(third-person singular simple present bandages, present participle bandaging, simple past and past participle bandaged)
- To apply a bandage to something.