collaret

or col·lar·ette

[ kol-uh-ret ]
/ ˌkɒl əˈrɛt /
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noun

a small ornamental collar of fur, lace, or other material, worn by women.

Nearby words

  1. collard,
  2. collards,
  3. collared dove,
  4. collared lizard,
  5. collared peccary,
  6. collarette,
  7. collarless,
  8. collat.,
  9. collate,
  10. collateral

Origin of collaret

1680–90; collar + -et, modeled on French collerette

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Examples from the Web for collaret

  • I want some to match a collaret of my own; and I cant get it at Perry and John's.

    Fanny's First Play|George Bernard Shaw
  • Round his neck was the sieppura, a collaret of bears fur, with the bears mask hanging over his breast.

    Through Arctic Lapland|Cutcliffe Hyne