Share this entry

Windsor tie Line breaks: Wind|sor tie

Definition of Windsor tie in English:


dated , chiefly US
A wide silk bias-cut tie, tied in a loose double knot.
Example sentences
  • There was also more latitude with neck wear than with a Frock Suit, with Windsor ties more common than bow ties.
  • Typically, your collar should be up to allow ease of maneuvering, and to prevent creases in your tie while tying the Full Windsor tie knot.
  • Democratic Representative Robert Alexis Green, wearer of flowing Windsor ties, announced that he would never again attend a White House function as long as the Hoovers were there.

Definition of Windsor tie in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day innocuous
Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
not harmful or offensive