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The line formed by the edge of a garment at or near the neck.


(Clothing & Fashion) the shape or position of the upper edge of a dress, blouse, etc: a plunging neckline.



the opening at the neck of a garment, often with reference to its shape or its position on the body: a V-neckline; a high neckline.
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Noun1.neckline - the line formed by the edge of a garment around the neckneckline - the line formed by the edge of a garment around the neck
blouse - a top worn by women
crew neck, crew neckline - a plain straight neckline opening from shoulder to shoulder of sweaters
decolletage - a low-cut neckline on a woman's dress
dress, frock - a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
neck opening, neck - an opening in a garment for the neck of the wearer; a part of the garment near the wearer's neck
sweater, jumper - a crocheted or knitted garment covering the upper part of the body
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[ˈneklaɪn] Nescote m
with a low necklineescotado


[ˈnɛklaɪn] nencolure f
a dress with pale pink roses around the neckline → une robe avec des roses pales autour de l'encolure
plunging neckline → décolleté plongeant
a short black dress with a plunging neckline → une robe noire courte au décolleté plongeant


[ˈnɛkˌlaɪn] nscollatura


(nek) noun
1. the part of the body between the head and chest. She wore a scarf around her neck.
2. the part of an article of clothing that covers that part of the body. The neck of that shirt is dirty.
3. anything like a neck in shape or position. the neck of a bottle.
ˈnecklace (-ləs) noun
a string of jewels, beads etc worn around the neck. a diamond necklace.
ˈneckline noun
the edge of a piece of clothing at or around a person's neck. The dress has a very low neckline.
ˈnecktie noun
(American) a man's tie.
neck and neck
(in a race) exactly equal. The horses were neck and neck as they came up to the finish.
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The anterior cervical flap and central neck line were separated to expose the thyroid surface and to confirm the location of primary tumor.
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A lean neck line allows for a more expansive view of the mouth, while a smaller head size helps increase access to hard-to-reach tooth surfaces.
STEP 3: With right sides facing together sew the two work shirts together across the neck line and the two arm openings, leaving open at the shoulders.
Dark colors inside the hair frame the face and give that nice neck line, 'shading' hair to make sharper jaw lines.
As the host of the event, she wore a fitted metallic silver gown with a plunging V neck line and bow-tie waist belt from the GH by Georges Hobeika collection.
It comes with a full-width pop-up trimmer for precise detailing of the sideburns and neck line, Yde notes.
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For the Tokyo outing the 39-year-old went for a structured velvet Atelier Versace LBD with dramatic neck line showing off those shapely shoulders.
Kanye printed on the inner neck line and which only the person wearing the shirt can see.
The BAFTA red carpet was rain soaked -- before it sizzled when Amy Adams walked on it sporting an Elie Sb dress with a thigh high slit and plunging neck line.