neckerchief


neck·er·chief

noun \ˈne-kər-chəf, -(ˌ)chif, -ˌchēf\

: a square piece of cloth that is worn folded around your neck

plural neck·er·chiefs also neck·er·chieves\see handkerchief plural\

Full Definition of NECKERCHIEF

:  a kerchief for the neck

Origin of NECKERCHIEF

Middle English nekkerchef, from nekke + kerchef kerchief
First Known Use: 14th century

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