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lavaliere

noun la·va·liere \ˌlä-və-ˈlir, ˌla-\

Definition of lavaliere

  1. :  a pendant on a fine chain that is worn as a necklace



Examples of lavaliere

  1. <gave his girlfriend a golden lavaliere engraved with his name>



Variants of lavaliere

also la·val·liere play \ˌlä-və-ˈlir, ˌla-\

Origin of lavaliere

French lavallière necktie with a large knot


First Known Use: 1906


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