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bow tienoun [C]

uk   /ˌbəʊ ˈtaɪ/ us   /ˌboʊ ˈtaɪ/
a special type of tie (= a strip of cloth put around a collar) in the shape of a bow, worn especially by men on formal occasions
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bow tienoun [C]

/ˈboʊ ˈtɑi/
a special type of tie (= strip of cloth put around a collar) that is tied in the way that you tie a shoe
(Definition of bow tie from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bow tie”
in Chinese (Simplified) 蝶形领结…
in Turkish papyon kravat…
in Russian галстук-бабочка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蝶形領結…
in Polish muszka…
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