lavaliere

noun
la·​va·​liere | \ ˌlä-və-ˈlir How to pronounce lavaliere (audio) , ˌla- \
variants: or less commonly lavalliere

Definition of lavaliere

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

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Examples of lavaliere in a Sentence

gave his girlfriend a golden lavaliere engraved with his name

First Known Use of lavaliere

1906, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lavaliere

French lavallière necktie with a large knot

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The first known use of lavaliere was in 1906

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“Lavaliere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lavaliere. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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