- a small necktie tied in a bow at the collar.
- a sweet roll or Danish pastry having a shape similar to that of a bow tie or butterfly.
Origin of bow tie
Examples from the Web for bowtie
Contemporary Examples of bowtie
He tells Lloyd Grove about his “nurturing” brother Rahm, fighting off bullies in Chicago, and why he disdains “bowtie Jews.”America’s Power Brothers: Ezekiel Emanuel on the Famous Three
April 4, 2013
Ralph Lauren mingles nearby in a tuxedo-jacket, bowtie and faded blue jeans with his wife, Ricky.Superstars Deliver Fashion's Biggest Night
May 4, 2010
Historical Examples of bowtie
A young man in a bowtie leaped to his feet breaking the no-questions rule in Long's over-size classes.The Deadly Daughters
Winston K. Marks
- a man's tie tied in a bow, now chiefly in plain black for formal evening wear