bolo tie

bo·​lo tie | \ ˈbō-lō- How to pronounce bolo tie (audio) \
variants: or bola tie \ ˈbō-​lə-​ How to pronounce bolo tie (audio) \

Definition of bolo tie

: a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie

called also bolo

Examples of bolo tie in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Mike wore a blue wool silk linen suit from Suit Supply along with a custom Schiaparelli boutonnière and bolo tie. Alexandra Macon, Vogue, 8 June 2022 Who can forget Brock Osweiler in that bright red western shirt and bolo tie or Vince Wilfork in his overalls? Matt Young, Chron, 23 May 2022 While decked out on a fringe suede jacket, a leather bolo tie, and a white Stetson cowboy hat, the rapper reveled in well-wishes, toasts, and gifts. Essence, 25 Oct. 2021 Servers' attire has continued to evolve, from Western garb with a bolo tie to tuxedos to the current simple black shirt and pants. Sofia Krusmark, The Arizona Republic, 17 July 2021 Azran was in Dubai -- bolo tie, cowboy hat and all -- participating in the GITEX Technology Week -- one of the few in-person global tech events this year. Bijan Hosseini, CNN, 18 Dec. 2020 Big-armed Washington QB Jacob Eason (taken in the fourth round) will learn behind Rivers and could be the first man up when the veteran decides to hang up his bolo tie. Scott Horner, Indianapolis Star, 5 May 2020 Tikhman wore a simple white suit and matching button-down, adding a bolo tie, cowboy hat and cowboy boots. Hanna Flanagan,, 1 Jan. 2020 The beer-swilling rapper’s looks have a uniquely boisterous yeehaw quality: think Nudie suits in every color of the rainbow, complete with floss-thin bolo ties. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, 6 Dec. 2019 See More

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First Known Use of bolo tie

1954, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bolo tie

probably from bola

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20 Jun 2022

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“Bolo tie.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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