bowtie (plural bowties)
- A man's necktie tied in a bow around the throat.
- (US) A kind of road intersection. See Bowtie (road).
necktie shaped like a bow
bowtie (not comparable)
- Having the shape that the displayed part of a bowtie does when the latter is tied.
- The corkscrew pasta holds the cheese sauce better, but all I had in the cupboard was bowtie pasta.