bola tie


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bola tie

n.
Variant of bolo tie.
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Noun1.bola tie - a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie
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"
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Its official neckwear is the bola tie, the official tree is the paloverde, and the official butterfly is the two-tailed swallowtail.
Freeman was in his late 80s at the time, and I can still picture him wandering the halls at the center in his oversized sunglasses, dark suit (his trademark), and bola tie.
What came to pass for dress-up neckwear--and still does if you score a seriously cool one--was the bola tie (also called bolo tie), a dangle devised by a Wickenburg silversmith in the 1940s.