sweetheart neckline


noun

a neckline on a woman's garment, as a dress, with a high back and a low-cut front with two curved edges resembling the conventionalized shape of a heart.

Nearby words

  1. sweetener,
  2. sweetening,
  3. sweetheart,
  4. sweetheart agreement,
  5. sweetheart contract,
  6. sweetie,
  7. sweetie pie,
  8. sweetiewife,
  9. sweeting,
  10. sweetish

Origin of sweetheart neckline

First recorded in 1940–45

Also called sweetheart neck.

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British Dictionary definitions for sweetheart neckline

sweetheart neckline

noun

a neckline on a woman's dress that is low at the front and shaped like the top of a heart
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