Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An ornamental ring through which the ends of a scarf or necktie are drawn.

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Examples

  • He possessed no jewellery save a set of gold studs, a scarf-ring, and a wedding-ring; the wedding-ring was buried with him.

    The Old Wives' Tale

  • Cyril); she locked up the watch and its black cord, the spectacles and the scarf-ring; she gave the gold studs to Cyril; she climbed on a chair and hid the cigar-box on the top of her wardrobe; and scarce a trace of Samuel remained!

    The Old Wives' Tale

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