crew neck

noun
|Updated on: 4 Aug 2018

Definition of crew neck

1 : a round collarless neckline
2 usually crewneck play \ˈkrü-ˌnek\ : a sweater with a crew neck

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Origin and Etymology of crew neck

from the sweaters with this neckline worn by oarsmen


CREW NECK Defined for English Language Learners

crew neck

Definition of crew neck for English Language Learners

  • : a plain, round neck on a T-shirt, sweater, etc.

  • : a sweater with a crew neck


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