collar

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

collar

noun

Definition of COLLAR

1
an ornamental chain or string (as of beads) worn around the neck <a simple gold collar is all that little black cocktail dress needs>
Related Words torque (or torc); beads, carcanet [archaic], rivière; rope, strand; bangle, lavaliere (also lavalliere), locket, pendant (also pendent)
2
the act of taking or holding under one's control by authority of law <when the murderer was finally apprehended, the detective who doggedly checked every single lead got credit for the collar>
Antonyms discharge

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