bola tie
noun see bolo tie

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bola tie — noun a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie • Syn: ↑bolo tie, ↑bolo, ↑bola • Hypernyms: ↑necktie, ↑tie …   Useful english dictionary

  • bola tie. — See bolo tie. Also called bola. * * * …   Universalium

  • bola tie. — See bolo tie. Also called bola …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bola — Bola, from Spanish and Portuguese meaning ball , may refer to:* Bolas, throwing weapon made of weights on the ends of interconnected cord * Bola, a small village in district Khushab, Punjab, Pakistan. * Bola (volcano), a volcano on the island of… …   Wikipedia

  • bola — noun 1. a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie • Syn: ↑bolo tie, ↑bolo, ↑bola tie • Hypernyms: ↑necktie, ↑tie 2. a rope with weights attached to the ends; is thrown to entangle the legs of an animal; of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bola — /boh leuh/, n., pl. bolas / leuhz/. 1. Also, bolas. a weapon consisting of two or more heavy balls secured to the ends of one or more strong cords, hurled by the Indians and gauchos of southern South America to entangle the legs of cattle and… …   Universalium

  • bola — bo•la [[t]ˈboʊ lə[/t]] n. pl. las ( ləz). 1) Also, bolas a strong cord with a heavy ball secured to each end, used esp. by gauchos for throwing at and entangling the legs of cattle and other animals. 2) clo Also called bo′la tie . bolo tie •… …   From formal English to slang

  • Bolo tie — A bolo tie (sometimes bola tie or shoestring necktie) is a type of necktie consisting of a piece of cord or braided leather with decorative metal tips or aglets (aiguillettes) secured with an ornamental clasp or slide. In the United States bolo… …   Wikipedia

  • bolo tie — a necktie of thin cord fastened in front with an ornamental clasp or other device. Also, bola tie. Also called bolo, bola. [1960 65; bolo, appar. an error for BOLA, after the tie s resemblance to a bola] * * * …   Universalium

  • bolo tie — noun a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie • Syn: ↑bolo, ↑bola tie, ↑bola • Hypernyms: ↑necktie, ↑tie * * * bolo tie f2 [bolo tie …   Useful english dictionary

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