A band that fits around the neck and is usually folded over.
Dutch: halskraag, kraag
zoology An encircling band or marking around the neck of any animal.
Dutch: halsketen, halsboord
Anything worn or placed about the neck.
A short ring fastened over a rod or shaft to limit, guide, or secure a machine part.
The stitching that forms the rim of a shoe or boot.
synonym: shoe collar.
A band of leather or rope that is placed around an animal's neck as a harness or to identify it.
Dutch: gareel, haam, halsband, halsketting
Necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck.
A figurative restraint:
— Asked for a collar on program trading in the stock market.
The act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal):
— The policeman on the beat got credit for the collar.
Dutch: aanhouding, arrest, arrestatie, grijpen, stilstand, vastgrijpen
Polish: aresztowanie, zatrzymanie
Take into custody.
Dutch: begrijpen, oppakken, snappen, vatten
Seize by the neck or collar.
Furnish with a collar.
Moby thesaurus: Oregon boat, Roman collar, anklet, apprehend, appropriate, armlet, armory, arrest, back band, backstrap, badge, badge of office, badges, bag, band, bandanna, baton, bearing rein, bellyband, belt ... show more.
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