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neckerchief

noun neck·er·chief \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
NECKERCHIEVES Defined for Kids

neckerchief

noun neck·er·chief \ˈne-kər-chəf\
plural neck·er·chiefs \-chifs, -ˌchēvz\

Definition of NECKERCHIEF for Kids

:  a square of cloth worn folded around the neck like a scarf

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