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cra·vat

 (krə-văt′)
n.
A scarf or band of fabric worn around the neck as a tie.

[French cravate, necktie worn by Croatian mercenaries in the service of France, from Cravate, a Croatian, from German dialectal Krabate, from Serbo-Croatian Hrvāt.]
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cravat

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cravate

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a scarf of silk or fine wool, worn round the neck, esp by men
[C17: from French cravate, from Serbo-Croat Hrvat Croat; so called because worn by Croats in the French army during the Thirty Years' War]
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cra•vat

(krəˈvæt)

n.
2. a scarf worn about the neck and usu. folded at the front with the ends tucked into the neckline.
[1650–60; < French cravate neckcloth, literally, Croat (< German Krabate < Serbo-Croatian hr̀vāt)]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cravat - neckwear worn in a slipknot with long ends overlapping vertically in frontcravat - neckwear worn in a slipknot with long ends overlapping vertically in front
ascot - a cravat with wide square ends; secured with an ornamental pin
neckcloth, stock - an ornamental white cravat
neckwear - articles of clothing worn about the neck
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Translations
رَبْطَـة عُنـق
nákrčník
halstørklædekravat
kravátli
hálsklútur
kaklaskarėpakaklinis
kravate
nákrčník

cravat

cravate [krəˈvæt] Npañuelo m
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cravat

[krəˈvæt] nfoulard m (d'homme)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

cravat(te)

nHalstuch nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

cravat

[krəˈvæt] n (for men) → foulard m inv da collo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

cravat

(krəˈvӕt) noun
a kind of scarf worn instead of a tie round the neck.
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References in periodicals archive ?
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Jodorowsky directed several film such as "La Cravate," "The Voice Thief," and "Santa Sangre." He won several awards throughout his career including the Leopard of Honour at the Locarno International Film Festival in 2016, and Lifetime Achievement Award at Fenix Film Award in 2016.
Or, au contraire, chacun des moments qui le composerent employait, pour une creation originale, dans une harmonie unique, les couleurs d'alors que nous ne connaissons plus et qui, par exemple, me ravissent encore tout a coup si, grace a quelque hasard, le nom de Guermantes ayant repris pour un instant apres tant d'annees le son, si different de celui d'aujourd'hui, qu'il avait pour moi le jour du mariage de Mlle Percepied, il me rend ce mauve si doux, trop brillant, trop neuf, dont se veloutait la cravate gonflee de la jeune duchesse, et, comme une pervenche incueillissable et refleurie, ses yeux ensoleilles d'un sourire bleu.
Je montre des visages demaquilles qui sont parfois moins a leur avantage, une maniere maladroit de nouer sa cravate, de ne pas accorder correctement les couleurs.
School directors and teachers also constitute a particular type of yankee: the bakuluna ya cravate, "white collar criminals" (literally "violent street boys wearing a tie").
L'article commente l'information assurant que Marzouki est souvent tourne en derision pour son refus du porter la cravate ou ses reactions parfois impulsives.
Le mal eut ete moins grand si Charles n'eut touche qu'au talent des gens; mais il touchait a leur noeud de cravate et a la forme de leurs ongles; et ces indiscretions qui, jetees dans le rire de la conversation, eussent ete oubliees et pardonnees, ces indiscretions ecrites, publiees et venant au public, devaient lui faire de tous ses amis des ennemis acharnes et sans pitie.