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necklace

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noun neck·lace \ˈne-kləs\

Simple Definition of necklace

  • : a piece of jewelry that is worn around your neck

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of necklace

  1. 1 :  an ornament worn around the neck

  2. 2 :  something likened to a necklace especially in forming a linked series or a circular pattern <a necklace of islands>

Examples of necklace in a sentence

  1. <found a lovely necklace to match the bracelet and ring her mother had given her>



1577

First Known Use of necklace

1577

Rhymes with necklace


NECKLACE Defined for Kids

necklace

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noun neck·lace \ˈne-kləs\

Definition of necklace for Students

  1. :  a piece of jewelry (as a string of beads) worn around the neck





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