- 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.
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Idioms for collar
Origin of collar
OTHER WORDS FROM collarcol·lar·less, adjectiveun·col·lar, verb (used with object)
Example sentences from the Web for collar
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.
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
A police spokesman suggested it was likely the work of the same two who were collared on Wednesday.Janesville, Wisconsin, Paul Ryan’s Hometown, Plagued by Grease Thieves|Michael Daly|October 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Tressidar and I broke into a house and collared suits of mufti.Billy Barcroft, R.N.A.S.|Percy F. Westerman
He filed on something, and when I collared him about the money, he throwed me down.Claim Number One|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
When a neck of pork has been collared, and is intended for roasting, the bones must be taken out.
The floor walker saw the lace caught in my coat and collared me.The Blue Grass Seminary Girls on the Water|Carolyn Judson Burnett
Attached to the latter is a collared baboon; beneath is a shield charged with the arms of the see of York, two keys in saltire.Wood Carvings in English Churches|Francis Bond
British Dictionary definitions for collar
Word Origin for collar
Idioms and Phrases with collar
see hot under the collar.