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tiepin

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noun tie·pin \ˈtī-ˌpin\

Simple Definition of tiepin

  • : a decorative pin that is used to hold the ends of a necktie in place

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of tiepin

  1. :  an ornamental straight pin that has usually a sheath for the point and is used to hold the ends of a necktie in place

1780

First Known Use of tiepin

1780


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