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- n. Plural form of tiepin.
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Re tiepins: How about finding a retired officer to be the go between you and the firm? on October 17, 2009 at 2: 12 pm McNulty
The old men had their shirt studs, tiepins, gold watches, silver cigarette boxes.
He let them over to a case full of cufflinks -- "I'll need some of those, too, I forgot" said Allie -- tiepins, and watches.
Besides the usual commemorative T shirts, shot glasses and key chains, you can buy fake Route 66 highway signs (metal or neon), Route 66 tiepins, Route 66 socks and Route 66 underpants.
I didn't need outsiders in dark suits and tiepins buzzing around with a clumsy, ham-handed alternative investigation.
“Why, he robs trains and makes people get off and hand over their watches and tiepins,” Ted Plunkert said.