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décolleté

adjective dé·col·le·té \ (ˌ)dā-ˌkäl-ˈtā , -ˌkȯl- , -lə-ˈtā ; also dā-ˈkȯl-tā \

Definition of décolleté

1 :wearing a strapless or low-necked dress
  • décolleté young women
2 :having a low-cut neckline
  • a décolleté dress

Origin and Etymology of décolleté

French, from past participle of décolleter to give a low neckline to, from dé- de- + collet collar, from Old French colet, from col collar, neck, from Latin collum neck


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décolleté

noun
variants: or less commonly decollete

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