necklace necklace  /ˈnɛ kləs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) jewelry consisting of a cord or chain (often bearing gems) worn about the neck as an ornament (especially by women)

Usage(s):

  1. Her jewlry consists of a Natalia Brilli gold rope necklace, Abraxas Rex Goddess necklace, and a Stephen Dweck Golden Coral 7 necklace.
  2. Though I had even higher aspirations, apparently my mom was so impressed with my graduation from sixth grade that she bought me a gift: an incredibly cool gold-chain necklace.
  3. Then there are the unusual orders: the Parisian who wanted a diamond necklace for her cat and the husband who asked that a bracelet be sealed in a chocolate Easter egg.

News

  1. Yuba City postal worker beaten over cash box, necklace

    Several teenage boys beat and robbed a Yuba City postal worker on Thursday evening, apparently attempting to steal a cash box he was carrying and necklace he was wearing, police said. The postal worker was treated at Rideout Memorial Hospital for numerous facial injuries, and one teenage boy was...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Appeal-Democrat

  2. Necklace worth $1,000 snatched off woman’s neck at Bradenton mall

    A woman shopping at Desoto Square Mall got a sudden surprise when her necklace was snatched off her
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Bay News 9 Tampa Bay

  3. Sheriff: Assailant robs necklace off woman at DeSoto Square mall in Bradenton

    A woman was robbed of her necklace at DeSoto Square mall in Bradenton Wednesday evening, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Bradenton Herald

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Quotes

  1. "Nearly a billion women worldwide are affected by violence," explained Witherspoon. "The Empowerment Necklace is an easy way for all women to take action and demonstrate solidarity to reduce the worldwide epidemic of violence against women....
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Reese Witherspoon Source: SYS-CON Media

  2. "I just know he's up there watching, and I just want to give him a good game," McCoy said. "I don't wear that necklace ever except in the game. It's something no one but me can see. I just know it's there and I'm playing for Grant."
    on Nov 25, 2008 By: Colt McCoy Source: CBS 11

  3. "She had me come out to her house," Ratner says. "She started showing me all of her personal items from under her bed that her ex-boyfriend gave her. The necklace she's wearing in the video is the necklace he gave her. She's wearing his...
    on Sep 1, 2008 By: Brett Ratner Source: X17 Online (blog)

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