Definition of strain one's neck
- People were straining their necks to see the fight.
: lineage, ancestry
: a group of presumed common ancestry with clear-cut physiological but usually not morphological distinctions
: kind, sort
: to draw tight : cause to fit firmly
: to stretch to maximum extension and tautness
: to exert (oneself, one's senses, etc.) to the utmost
: the part of an animal that connects the head with the body
: the siphon of a bivalve mollusk (such as a clam)
: the part of a garment that covers or is next to the neck
: to kiss and caress amorously
: to reduce in diameter
: to engage in amorous kissing and caressing
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