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tiepin

(ˈtaɪˌpɪn)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) an ornamental pin of various shapes used to pin the two ends of a tie to a shirt

tie•pin

(ˈtaɪˌpɪn)

n.
a pin, having an ornamented head, for holding the ends of a necktie against a shirt. Also called scarfpin.
[1770–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tiepin - a pin used to hold the tie in place
pin - a piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment
Translations

tiepin

[ˈtaɪpɪn] Nalfiler m de corbata

tiepin

[ˈtaɪˌpɪn] n (Brit) → fermacravatta m inv
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With respect to their games the comparison of Charleston to Kauff was not totally inapt, but, unlike Benny, Oscar did not boast in the press-and he didn't have the funds to indulge in diamond tiepins and silk underwear.
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Of course, in times gone by, there was the concept of "old money", not tainted by the vulgarity of new money, which demanded to be noticed - in monogrammed tiepins, 4x4 cars, fake coats of arms, a swimming pool in the garden, golf club memberships, private aeroplanes and so on.