mock turtleneck

noun

Definition of mock turtleneck

1 : a collar that is lower and usually looser than a turtleneck and is not turned over
2 : a garment with a mock turtleneck

Examples of mock turtleneck in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web On a date in New York City last week, the actress paired the aforementioned thong pants with a Balenciaga nylon mock turtleneck and two statement coats: a blue velvet Sies Marjan coat and a long black leather trench. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 13 Jan. 2022 In the cute pics, Kardashian West wore a black leather, floor-length duster jacket layered over a matching leather, mock turtleneck minidress with thigh-high leather stilettos. Nicholas Rice, PEOPLE.com, 5 Dec. 2021 The villain here is a tubby, mock turtleneck-wearing Bubble exec named Andrew (Rob Delaney) — basically Steve Jobs as Satan — who dreams of using the B*Bots to harvest consumer data from their owners. Peter Debruge, Variety, 9 Oct. 2021 Kardashian West sported a black leather floor-length duster jacket, layered over a matching leather mock turtleneck minidress with thigh-high leather stilettos and matching gloves. Vanessa Etienne, PEOPLE.com, 10 Sep. 2021 The mock turtleneck for Kevin and the exercise shorts for Holt is this couple’s version of a thirst trap. Devon Ivie, Vulture, 13 Aug. 2021 The next slide featured a photo collage of Aniston wearing the same style of shirt on different episodes of Friends, as well as a picture of the star clad in a black sleeveless mock turtleneck during the reunion. Hanna Flanagan, PEOPLE.com, 23 June 2021 The 52-year-old actress took to her Instagram Story on Thursday to playfully drag one of the staples of her Friends character's wardrobe: The sleeveless mock turtleneck. Kayleigh Roberts, Marie Claire, 7 June 2021 In two new posts on her Instagram Story on Thursday, Jennifer Aniston playfully dragged an item of clothing her Friends character Rachel Green loved: the sleeveless mock turtleneck. Kayleigh Roberts, Marie Claire, 7 June 2021

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First Known Use of mock turtleneck

1953, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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22 Jan 2022

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“Mock turtleneck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mock%20turtleneck. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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mock turtleneck

noun

English Language Learners Definition of mock turtleneck

: a knit shirt or sweater with a high collar that goes all the way around your neck and that is not folded down

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