Definitions for bezelˈbɛz əl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word bezel

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bezel(noun)

    a sloping edge on a cutting tool

Wiktionary

  1. bezel(Noun)

    The sloping edge or face on a cutting tool

  2. bezel(Noun)

    The oblique side or face of a cut gem; especially the upper faceted portion of a brilliant (diamond), which projects from its setting

  3. bezel(Noun)

    The rim and flange which encompasses and fastens a jewel or other object, such as the crystal of a watch, in the cavity in which it is set; the collet.

  4. bezel(Noun)

    The panel that covers the front of a computer case, or the panel covering each drive bay that can be removed to install a removable drive that requires external access, such as a CD/DVD-ROM drive, which usually has its own preinstalled bezel.

  5. Origin: From old dialect biseau, variation on bijou, itself probably from bisou, bizou, from biz.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bezel(noun)

    the rim which encompasses and fastens a jewel or other object, as the crystal of a watch, in the cavity in which it is set


Translations for bezel

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for bezel »

Translation

Find a translation for the bezel definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these bezel definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"bezel." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 29 May 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/bezel>.

Are we missing a good definition for bezel? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for bezel:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.