dog collar

noun

Definition of dog collar

1 : a collar for a dog
2 slang : clerical collar
3 : a wide flexible snug-fitting necklace

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Examples of dog collar in a Sentence

a gala at which one can expect to see a number of trophy wives wearing diamond-encrusted dog collars
Recent Examples on the Web And of course Gunther was wearing his very best faux diamond dog collar for the meeting — his real gold collar is back at his main home in Tuscany. NBC News, 18 Nov. 2021 And of course Gunther was wearing his very best faux diamond dog collar for the meeting — his real gold collar is back at his main home in Tuscany. Kelli Kennedy, orlandosentinel.com, 17 Nov. 2021 And of course Gunther was wearing his very best faux diamond dog collar for the meeting — his real gold collar is back at his main home in Tuscany. Kelli Kennedy, Chron, 17 Nov. 2021 And of course Gunther was wearing his very best faux diamond dog collar for the meeting — his real gold collar is back at his main home in Tuscany. Kelli Kennedy, sun-sentinel.com, 17 Nov. 2021 One of the victims was then shocked with a dog collar before the group was untied and returned to Fruitland High School, according to the sheriff’s office. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 21 Oct. 2021 Meanwhile, the brown dog collar is embossed with a FF customized nameplate in a palladium-finish metalware, which can be adjusted using the metal pin buckle. Demetrius Simms, Robb Report, 26 Apr. 2021 Logic dictates going for something simple, like a dog collar, a wallet, a card-holder, or even a keychain strap. Sandra Gutierrez G., Popular Science, 19 Feb. 2021 The Fi smart dog collar is our favorite tracker for rugged outdoor dogs (or escape artists who get out of the yard). Scott Gilbertson, Wired, 1 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of dog collar

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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25 Nov 2021

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“Dog collar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dog%20collar. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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