tiepin

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noun tie·pin \ˈtī-ˌpin\

Definition of tiepin

  1. :  an ornamental straight pin that has usually a sheath for the point and is used to hold the ends of a necktie in place

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First Known Use of tiepin

1780


TIEPIN Defined for English Language Learners

tiepin

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Definition of tiepin for English Language Learners

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

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