tie tack

noun \ -ˌtak \
variants: or tie tac

Definition of tie tack

: an ornamented pin with a receiving button or clasp that is used to attach the two parts of a necktie together or to attach a necktie to a shirt

First Known Use of tie tack

1954

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tie tack

Definition of tie tack for English Language Learners

  • : a short pin with a separate back or clasp that fastens behind a necktie


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