What is a Chandelier Earring?

Chandelier Earring: A Piece of Ear Jewelry That Hangs Like an Extravagant Light Fixture

Dangly things

Chandelier earrings have been around for longer than the term has, but the idea is simple enough: long earrings that look like chandeliers. Both are heavily correlated with rich people. If you’re looking for some contrast, the opposite of a chandelier earring would be a “stud,” an earring that is small and basically just sits on top of the ear lobe.

Usage Examples:

• My chandelier earrings cost more than my husband’s Bentley.
• Honey, should I wear my chandelier earrings or just a giant clock on a necklace?
• I like to wear chandelier earrings because my husband is a lighting designer and it can lead to sales.

Relevant Picture:

chandelier-earring, define chandelier earring, meaning chandelier earring

Check out other definitions of new words:
apols | a/w | babymoon | balayage | bitcoin | blondie | buzzworthy | byod | cake pop

chandelier earring | click and collect | dappy | derp | digital detox| double denim | emoji

fauxhawk | fil | flatform| FOMO | food baby | geek chic | girl crush | grats| guac | hackerspace

Internet of Things | jorts| LDR| MOOC | omnishambles | pear cider | phablet |pixie cut | selfie

space tourism | squee| srsly | street food | TL;DR | twerk |unlike | vom

No Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Discuss on Facebook