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  • n. A wide triangular knot of a particular sort in a necktie.

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  • n. a wide triangular slipknot for tying a tie

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Examples

  • To solve the problem, the wardrobe people instructed me to have all my shirts made with an extra-wide collar with near-horizontal lines and to use a wide Windsor knot when I tied my tie—anything, they said, to fill the gap between my lapels and reduce the appearance of the width of my shoulders.

    An American Life

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