Definition of shoulder knot in English:

shoulder knot

Line breaks: shoul|der knot

noun

  • A knot of ribbon, metal, or lace worn as part of a ceremonial dress.
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    • The last, in addition, have facings of garter blue silk velvet, shoulder knots of treble twisted cord cord with blue eyes bearing silver embroidered grenades; sleeve knots traced in and out with Russia gold braid and the skits lined with white kerseymere.
    • The officers pictured in this photograph are wearing the Chapeau cover and shoulder knots.
    • Glossy fellows the males were, in jetty coats with red, gold-bordered shoulder knots.

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