- designed to be clipped on easily, especially by a self-attached clip: a clip-on bow tie.
- a clip-on device, ornament, or the like.
Origin of clip-on
Examples from the Web for clip-on
Contemporary Examples of clip-on
The Golden Girls The Dutch sure do take their glowing hairpieces and clip-on earrings seriously.The Turkish ‘O.C.’ and 7 More Crazy Remakes of American TV Shows
September 20, 2013
I imagine John Adams would have had been unenthused if John Quincy had come home with a clip-on tie.In Praise of Clip-on Ties
The Daily Beast
May 30, 2013
Cooper came up with a clip-on microphone that officers could use within walking distance of the car “base.”The Cellphone Turns 40: Remembering Martin Cooper’s Historic Call
April 3, 2013
Even the bartender gets in on the action with a clip-on microphone.The Worst Strip Club in Vegas
September 17, 2010