dog collar

noun

Definition of dog collar

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

Examples of dog collar in a Sentence

  1. a gala at which one can expect to see a number of trophy wives wearing diamond-encrusted dog collars

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First Known Use of dog collar

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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dog collar Synonyms

Synonyms

choker, collar, lei, necklace;

Related Words

torque (or torc);

beads, carcanet [archaic], rivière;

rope, strand;

bangle, lavaliere (also lavalliere), locket, pendant (also pendent);



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