Definition of bolo tie in English:

bolo tie

Syllabification: bo·lo tie
(also bola tie /ˈbōlə/)


North American
A type of tie consisting of a cord worn around the neck with a large, sliding, ornamental fastening at the throat.
More 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.

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