string tie


a short, very narrow, and unflared necktie, usually tied in a bow.

Origin of string tie

First recorded in 1915–20 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of string tie

  • Sue asked, pointing to a carefully arranged effect of the "string-tie" variety.

    Blue Bonnet in Boston

    Caroline E. Jacobs

British Dictionary definitions for string tie

string tie


a very narrow tie, usually tied in a bow
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