high-necked

[ hahy-nekt ]

adjective
  1. (of a garment) high at the neck.

Origin of high-necked

1
First recorded in 1835–45

Words Nearby high-necked

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How to use high-necked in a sentence

  • high-necked dresses set with a small ruff became general in Mary's reign.

    Dress design | Talbot Hughes