Definition of crew neck
1 : a round collarless neckline
2 usually crewneck play \ˈkrü-ˌnek\ : a sweater with a crew neck
Origin and Etymology of crew neck
from the sweaters with this neckline worn by oarsmen
First Known Use: 1939
CREW NECK Defined for English Language Learners
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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