neckband neckband

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a band around the collar of a garment
  2. (n) a band that fits around the neck and is usually folded over
  3. (n) necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. She saw, above the white neckband of the operating gown, a kindly old face, a face pinker than her own wan, suffering-drawn features.
  2. Stepping back from the microphones, he peeled off his black coat, ripped off his Roman collar, plucked out the collar button fastening his neckband.

Quotes

  • "We only use the electric neckbands from 9 AM to 6 PM so as to prolong their service life because one such neckband costs US$5,000," said Wang Chen.
    on Dec 28, 2007 By: Wang Chen Source: China Internet Information Center|

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