tie clasp


tie clasp
tie clasp
n.
a decorative clasp for fastening a necktie to the shirt front: also tie clip or tie bar

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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  • tie clasp — tie′ clasp n. jew an ornamental metal clasp for securing the two ends of a necktie to a shirt front. Also called tie′ clip • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • tie clasp — an ornamental metal clasp for securing the two ends of a necktie to a shirt front. Also called tie clip. * * * tie clip or tie clasp noun An ornamental clip which attaches one s tie to one s shirt • • • Main Entry: ↑tie * * * tie clasp or tie… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tie clasp — an ornamental metal clasp for securing the two ends of a necktie to a shirt front. Also called tie clip. * * * …   Universalium

  • tie clip — noun a piece of jewelry that holds a man s tie in place • Hypernyms: ↑jewelry, ↑jewellery * * * tie clip or tie clasp noun An ornamental clip which attaches one s tie to one s shirt • • • Main Entry: ↑tie * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • clasp — I n. a tie clasp II v. (d; tr.) to clasp to (she clasped the baby to her bosom) * * * [klɑːsp] a tie clasp (d; tr.) to clasp to (she clasped the baby to her bosom) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Tie bar — A tie bar (also tie slide, tie clip, or tie clasp)cite web url=http://www.slate.com/id/2167134?nav=tap3 title=Here Lies the Tie Clip: An elegy for a great accessory. first=Paul last=Devlin date=2007 05 29 publisher=Slate] is a neckwear accessory… …   Wikipedia

  • Tie clip — A selection of tie clips, mostly from the early to mid 20th century There have been many forms of tie control devised since the 19th century, when ties first became a regular part of fashion. Clips, chains, pins have all been used to do one… …   Wikipedia

  • tie bar — noun 1. : a bar used as a tie rod 2. : a rod between two railway switch rails to hold them to gage * * * a bar shaped tie clasp …   Useful english dictionary

  • tie bar — a bar shaped tie clasp. * * * …   Universalium

  • tie tack — or tie tac noun Date: 1954 an ornamented pin with a receiving button or clasp that is used to attach the two parts of a necktie together or to attach a necktie to a shirt …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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