bolo tie

noun
a necktie of thin cord fastened in front with an ornamental clasp or other device.
Also, bola tie.
Also called bolo, bola.


Origin:
1960–65; bolo, apparently an error for bola, after the tie's resemblance to a bola

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She had been strangled by a bolo tie, still around her neck.
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