- something worn around the neck for ornamentation, as a fur piece.
Origin of necklet
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Examples from the Web for necklet
Every man and woman in that place, they assured me, had such a necklet.Green Mansions
W. H. Hudson
Around her neck she had a black band, which gave her a sort of necklet of shadow.Therese Raquin
It might be that her husband had killed him; or merely that he had been robbed of the necklet.
Let Augustus order that his wife's necklet of pearls be brought here!The Death of the Gods
"I have no money, ask my wife to give you something," he said, taking the necklet.Married
- an ornament worn round the neck
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