- a raised area of metal for reinforcing a weld.
- a raised rim at the end of a roll in a rolling mill to check lateral expansion of the metal being rolled.
- an arrest; capture.
- a person placed under arrest.
Idioms about collar
Origin of collar
OTHER WORDS FROM collarcol·lar·less, adjectiveun·col·lar, verb (used with object)
How to use collar in a sentence
It doesn’t have an outwardly fuzzy appearance, but once the collar is popped and fully snuggled around my neck, I’m in a cocoon of warm, polyester coziness.
The new collar can generate critical data and equip park rangers with better data to make urgent life-saving decisions about protecting their territories.Can artificial intelligence give elephants a winning edge?|Walter Thompson|November 20, 2020|TechCrunch
The words “Team, Effort, Tradition” will be stitched in cursive inside the jersey collars.Washington Football Team will wear throwback uniforms for first time since name change|Jake Russell|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
The brand has since expanded to offer basic and patterned leashes and collars, the latter optimized for carrying a Whistle device.
I don’t think I’ve worn a shirt with a collar since early March, when we started working from home.
That also appears to explain why Matthew was not collared in the Christopher Newport case.
The pastel outdoor furnishings look like leftovers from a closed nursery school, while inside collared shirts seem overdressed.Adventures in Miami’s Coolest South Beach Alternative|The Daily Beast|July 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Collared dresses resembled prep school outfits from centuries past, while velvet dresses screamed royal offspring.Valentino, Chanel, and Alexander McQueen at Paris Fashion Week|Liza Foreman|March 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Resnick would later describe this as a “10-foot tall moment” and add that he would feel even better when the killer was collared.
He wore pressed slacks and a collared shirt, and his hair was cut in a smart fade.From PTSD to Prison: Why Veterans Become Criminals|Matthew Wolfe|July 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Pteroglossus torquatus erythrozonus Ridgway: Collared Aracari.Summer Birds From the Yucatan Peninsula|Erwin E. Klaas
He was wearing a long collared silk shirt and an expensive cravat and an expensive silk lounging robe.
My mother collared one of the photos, of course; the other is stuck up on my wall as the chief of our sept.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
After the Leithcourts left it was like pandemonium let loose; the guests collared everything they could lay their hands upon!The Czar's Spy|William Le Queux
And then the door opened and Griselda came suddenly in, wrapped in a big fur-collared velvet cloak.Happy House|Betsey Riddle, Freifrau von Hutten zum Stolzenberg
British Dictionary definitions for collar
Word Origin for collar
Other Idioms and Phrases with collar
see hot under the collar.