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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Synonyms for lavaliere


bangle, charm, pendant (also pendent)

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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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