Late-night talk show hosts joked that when the Reagans relaxed, they would dress down from white tie to black tie.
Far better the blithe modern pagan in his white tie and evening clothes, and his facile philosophy.
Then I returned home, and a footman with a white tie opens the door for me.
His dress coat had been exchanged for a velvet dinner jacket, and his white tie for a drooping black bow.
Wish he'd taught himself not to wear a white tie with a dinner jacket!
Had a white shirt and white tie and white—white trousers, and looked very nice.
It's given me more trouble than any white tie, my boy—but it must do as it is.
Max wanted to know how a fellow could possibly “talk Shylock” in a white tie and an evening jacket.
He was dressing for dinner, tying his white tie into a very careful bow.
A little man in a white tie brought the great register to the table.