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tie tack

noun
1.
a pin having an ornamental head, pinned through the ends of a necktie to hold it against a shirt.
Also, tie tac.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
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Examples from the web for tie tack
  • In the early years the coat was usually kept buttoned, negating the need for a tie tack or bar.
  • The arrowhead was next put on a bar, then a tie tack.

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