scarfpin
noun Date: 1858 tiepin

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • scarfpin — /skahrf pin /, n. tiepin. [1855 60; SCARF1 + PIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • scarfpin — noun A pin used to hold a scarf or tie in place …   Wiktionary

  • scarfpin — n. tie tack, pin used to hold a scarf in place …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scarfpin — scarf•pin [[t]ˈskɑrfˌpɪn[/t]] n. clo jew tiepin • Etymology: 1855–1860 …   From formal English to slang

  • scarfpin — noun a pin used to hold the tie in place • Syn: ↑tie tack, ↑tiepin • Hypernyms: ↑pin * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: scarf (I) + pin …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chanel No. 22 — No. 22 Fragrance by Coco Chanel Description Women s fragrance Released 1922 or 1928 Label Chanel Chanel No. 22 is …   Wikipedia

  • tiepin — /tuy pin /, n. a straight pin, usually with an ornamented head and a small metal sheath for its point, for holding together the ends of a necktie or to pin them to a shirt front. Also called scarfpin. [1770 80; TIE + PIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • tiepin — tie•pin [[t]ˈtaɪˌpɪn[/t]] n. jew a pin, having an ornamented head, for holding the ends of a necktie against a shirt Also called scarfpin • Etymology: 1770–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • tie tack — noun a pin used to hold the tie in place • Syn: ↑tiepin, ↑scarfpin • Hypernyms: ↑pin …   Useful english dictionary

  • tiepin — noun a pin used to hold the tie in place • Syn: ↑tie tack, ↑scarfpin • Hypernyms: ↑pin …   Useful english dictionary

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