Definition of necklace
1 : an ornament worn around the neck
2 : something likened to a necklace especially in forming a linked series or a circular pattern a necklace of islands
Examples of necklace in a Sentence
found a lovely necklace to match the bracelet and ring her mother had given her
Recent Examples of necklace from the Web
But these jewel thieves did one better, breaking up another 6 inches of double-layered steel in the back of the safe to grab an undisclosed value of bracelets, necklaces, rings and gems.
At the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show, TE2 announced its platform was part of Carnival Cruise Lines’ new Ocean Medallion program, where guests wear a quarter-size wireless disc on their wrist or as a necklace.
Vanity Fair confirmed that the necklaces were, in fact, Tiffany originals (again Trump not Co.).
Queenly golden head band crowns, Rosary-style hand ornaments, and heavy Romanesque necklaces adorned models with tousled hair — parted in the center.
Dress, $3,490, jeans, $750, necklace, $2,250, Ralph Lauren Collection; shoes, $910, Proenza Schouler.
The structure that makes MASS MoCA’s strands of galleries a single necklace is Building 6, a former factory that not only transforms circulation but also gives the museum a new sense of wholeness and substance.
The family described Hannah as thoughtful and caring, the kind of child who bought a necklace for a relative and notepads for Aldaz's two granddaughters, one of whom was Hannah's age.
The Seine River glittered in the sun like a diamond necklace.
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First Known Use of necklace
NECKLACE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of necklace for English Language Learners
: a piece of jewelry that is worn around your neck
NECKLACE Defined for Kids
Definition of necklace for Students
: a piece of jewelry (as a string of beads) worn around the neck
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