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bow tie

 (bō)
n.
A short necktie fashioned into a bowknot close to the throat.
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bow tie

(bəʊ)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a man's tie tied in a bow, now chiefly in plain black for formal evening wear
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

bow′ tie′

(boʊ)
n.
1. a small necktie tied in a bow at the collar.
2. something, as a sweet roll, shaped like this.
[1910–15]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bow tie - a man's tie that ties in a bowbow tie - a man's tie that ties in a bow  
black tie - a black bow tie worn with a dinner jacket
necktie, tie - 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"
white tie - bow tie worn as part of a man's formal evening dress
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Translations
motýlek
butterfly
rusetti
leptir kravata
蝶ネクタイ
나비 넥타이
fluga
โบว์หูกระต่าย
nơ con bướm

bow tie

[ˌbəʊˈtaɪ] n(cravatta a) farfalla
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

bow tie

رَبْطَة العُنُق على شَكْلِ فَراشَةٍ motýlek butterfly Fliege παπιγιόν corbatín, pajarita rusetti nœud papillon leptir kravata papillon 蝶ネクタイ 나비 넥타이 vlinderdas sløyfe muszka gravata borboleta, laço галстук-бабочка fluga โบว์หูกระต่าย papyon kravat nơ con bướm 蝴蝶结领结
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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