bow tie

[boh]
noun
1.
a small necktie tied in a bow at the collar.
2.
a sweet roll or Danish pastry having a shape similar to that of a bow tie or butterfly.

Origin:
1910–15

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bow tie (bəʊ)
 
n
a man's tie tied in a bow, now chiefly in plain black for formal evening wear

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But once a week he wears a suit, a fine shirt, and a bow tie.
There's a short bald guy with a bow tie on the cover, emblematic of what happened to my dating life.
She arrived with her father, who wore a blue seersucker suit, a salmon-pink shirt and a chartreuse bow tie.
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