Windsor-knot definition

A wide, triangular slipknot used to tie a four-in-hand necktie.
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A form of double slipknot in a four-in-hand necktie, resulting in a wider, bulkier knot.
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A wide triangular knot of a particular sort in a necktie.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
windsor-knot
Plural:
windsor-knots

Origin of windsor-knot

  • Perhaps after the Duke of Windsor

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition