from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A necktie consisting of a piece of cord fastened with an ornamental bar or clasp.

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  • n. a necktie consisting of a heavy cord held in front by an ornamental clasp or slide

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie


Alteration of bola + tie.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)


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