Definition of bolo tie in English:

Share this entry

bolo tie

Pronunciation: /ˈbəʊləʊtʌɪ/


North American
Image of bolo tie
A type of tie consisting of a cord worn around the neck with a large ornamental fastening at the throat.
Example sentences
  • He was sporting an armadillo-shaped bolo tie and a cowboy hat, and he squinted like a B-movie gunslinger.
  • ‘I didn't invite him,’ the former president, wearing a bolo tie, told reporters and parishioners as he entered the church this morning.
  • Nonetheless, I don my armadillo bolo tie and head to the stark suburban neighborhood on the south side of Prague.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: bolo tie

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.