There are 2 main definitions of ascot in English:

ascot1

Syllabification: as·cot
Pronunciation: /ˈasˌkät, -kət
 
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noun

(also ascot tie)
A man’s broad silk necktie.
More example sentences
  • Spats, watch chains, ivory handled walking sticks, monocles, tie bars, sock garters, ascots, etc: there are actually people who can make these things work because of their personal styles, but most of us can't.
  • Also, you can wear an ascot or a straight tie with it, while being perfectly correct.
  • In ascot and blazer, with his warm, chiseled features, George Clarke Jenkins has always been a handsome fellow.

Origin

early 20th century: from the place name Ascot, by association with formal dress at race meetings held there.

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There are 2 main definitions of ascot in English:

Ascot2

Syllabification: As·cot
Pronunciation: /ˈasˌkät, -kət
 
/

Definition of ascot in: