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  Words related to collar

Related / Similar Words: apprehension, arrest, catch, pinch, taking into custody, leash, choker, dog collar, neckband, nail, apprehend, pick up, nab, cop

 

Definition:
  • the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar";
  • a figurative restraint; "asked for a collar on program trading in the stock market"; "kept a tight leash on his emotions"; "he''s always gotten a long leash";
  • necklace that fits tightly around a woman''s neck;
  • a band that fits around the neck and is usually folded over;
  • a band of leather or rope that is placed around an animal''s neck as a harness or to identify it;
  • take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals";
  • furnish with a collar; "collar the dog";
  • seize by the neck or collar;

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    Hyponyms: choker, ruff, ruffle, neck ruff, clerical collar, Roman collar, dog collar, Eton collar, Peter Pan collar, rabato, rebato, turtleneck collar, polo-neck collar

     

    Part Meronyms: neck

     

    Derivational Morphology: nail, apprehend, arrest, pick up, nab, cop, get, catch, capture, choke, gag, fret, bull, copper, fuzz, pig, pickup, apprehension, pinch, taking into custody, apprehender, choker, dog collar, neckband

     

    Anagrams: corral

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: kragna   Dutch: kraag  
    Esperanto: kolumo   Finnish: kaulus  
    French: col   German: Kragen  
    Hebrew: צווארון   Italian: bavero  
    Japanese:   Polish: kołnierz  
    Russian: ворот   Slovene: ovratnik  
    Swedish: halsband  
     
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