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neck·tie

 (nĕk′tī′)
n.
A narrow fabric band of varying length worn around the neck and tied in a knot or bow close to the throat.

necktie

(ˈnɛkˌtaɪ)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) the US name for tie11

neck•tie

(ˈnɛkˌtaɪ)

n.
a band of decorative fabric worn around the neck under the collar and tied in front with the ends hanging down or looped into a bow.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.necktie - neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the frontnecktie - neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front; "he stood in front of the mirror tightening his necktie"; "he wore a vest and tie"
bola, bola tie, bolo, bolo tie - a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie
bow tie, bowtie, bow-tie - a man's tie that ties in a bow
four-in-hand - a long necktie that is tied in a slipknot with one end hanging in front of the other
neckwear - articles of clothing worn about the neck
old school tie - necktie indicating the school the wearer attended
string tie - a very narrow necktie usually tied in a bow
Windsor tie - a wide necktie worn in a loose bow
Translations
رباطرباط العنقربطة العنقرَبْطَة العُنُق
corbata
vázankakravata
slips
kravato
kravattisolmio
kravata
nyakkendő
dasi
bindihálsbindislifsi
ネクタイ
넥타이
cravata
kravataкравата
slips
kravatboyunbağı

necktie

[ˈnektaɪ] Ncorbata f

necktie

[ˈnɛktaɪ] n (mainly US)cravate f

necktie

[ˈnɛkˌtaɪ] n (esp Am) → cravatta

neck1

(nek) noun
1. the part of the body between the head and chest. She wore a scarf around her neck.
2. the part of an article of clothing that covers that part of the body. The neck of that shirt is dirty.
3. anything like a neck in shape or position. the neck of a bottle.
ˈnecklace (-ləs) noun
a string of jewels, beads etc worn around the neck. a diamond necklace.
ˈneckline noun
the edge of a piece of clothing at or around a person's neck. The dress has a very low neckline.
ˈnecktie noun
(American) a man's tie.
neck and neck
(in a race) exactly equal. The horses were neck and neck as they came up to the finish.
References in classic literature ?
When, as happened once or twice I caught her at an elegant little wash-tub rubbing hard on white col lars, baby's socks, and Hermann's summer neck ties, she would blush in girlish confusion, and rais ing her wet hands greet me from afar with many friendly nods.
The black neck tie, billowing sleeves and nude booties make it look slightly fancy dress too.
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Her summery and boho knee-length dress featured smocked detailing, tassel neck tie, long sleeves, pink floral print and the Indian-inspired embroidery, again giving a nod to her host country.
The third begged for mercy as I gouged out his eye's Then strangled so slowly, with his crimson stained neck tie.
The eye is drawn to the neck tie on a man wearing a suit and has arguably been the single most important fashion accessory in men's fashion since the nobles dawned the ascot in the 17th century.
They start with the most fiendish challenge ever to make a man's silk neck tie (seriously, who makes their own ties?
50, M&S; ribbon for neck tie, from set at John Lewis; navy dress, PS69, Monsoon; silver watch, PS35, Oasis; tan bag, PS25, TK Maxx
Her campaign even prompted state Congress chief Chandrabhan to tell party vicepresident Rahul Gandhi during a recent visit that when Rajasthan goes to the polls later this year, it will be a neck- and- neck tie between the BJP and Congress.