stickpin

noun stick·pin \ ˈstik-ˌpin \

Definition of stickpin

:an ornamental pin especially for a necktie

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First Known Use of stickpin

1890


STICKPIN Defined for English Language Learners

stickpin

noun

Definition of stickpin for English Language Learners

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


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