Eton collar


: a large stiff turnover collar

Word History


Eton College, English public school

First Known Use

1875, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Eton collar was in 1875

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Cite this Entry

“Eton collar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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