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

First Known Use of mock turtleneck

1953


MOCK TURTLENECK Defined for English Language Learners

mock turtleneck

noun

Definition of mock turtleneck for English Language Learners

  • : 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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