choker


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chok·er

 (chō′kər)
n.
1. One that chokes or suffocates another.
2. Something that fits closely around the neck or throat, as:
a. A tight-fitting necklace.
b. A high, tight collar.
c. A narrow neckpiece of fur.

choker

(ˈtʃəʊkə)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a woman's high collar, popular esp in the late 19th century
2. (Clothing & Fashion) any neckband or necklace worn tightly around the throat
3. (Clothing & Fashion) a high clerical collar; stock
4. a person who chokes
5. something that causes a person to choke

chok•er

(ˈtʃoʊ kər)

n.
1. one that chokes.
2. something fitting snugly around the neck, as a necklace or high collar.
[1545–55]

choker

A necklace or neckband that fits tightly around a woman’s throat.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.choker - someone who kills by strangling
killer, slayer - someone who causes the death of a person or animal
2.choker - an unfortunate person who is unable to perform effectively because of nervous tension or agitation; "he could win if he wasn't a choker"
unfortunate, unfortunate person - a person who suffers misfortune
3.choker - necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck
necklace - jewelry consisting of a cord or chain (often bearing gems) worn about the neck as an ornament (especially by women)
4.choker - a high tight collarchoker - a high tight collar      
collar, neckband - a band that fits around the neck and is usually folded over
fraise - a ruff for the neck worn in the 16th century
Translations

choker

[ˈtʃəʊkəʳ] N
1. (= necklace) → gargantilla f (hum) → cuello m alto
2. (Mech) → obturador m
3. (= disappointment) → fastidio m
4. (esp US) (= person) → agobiado/a m/f

choker

n (= collar)Vatermörder m; (= necklace)enger Halsreif; (of velvet etc)Kropfband nt

choker

[ˈtʃəʊkəʳ] ncollana giracollo
References in classic literature ?
In breeches and gaiters, broad-brimmed hat, grey coat, speckled choker,' said the waiter.
com/kate-middleton-borrows-queen-elizabeths-pearl-diamond-choker-princess-diana-once-wore-2618164) diamond and pearl choker from the queen's jewelry vault.
Red oversized bow bandeau, gold tone diamante black tassel earrings, rose gold cup chain circle plunge choker, black wide leg trousers.
She later had the watch and ring made into a choker, which she also wore as a headband.
Miles Taylor was determined, for her vision to come to fruition, however, and she kept pressing until Kellie caved in and made her a choker from the iridescent beads.
A wide choker and a sporty tee prepare you for the fashion battleground.
CHOOSE A CHOKER Part of the seemingly never-ending Nineties revival, chokers have been adopted as the cool-girl necklace of 2016, and they've been seen on the Dior, Alexander Wang and Balmain catwalks too.
CHOOSE A CHOKER PART of the seemingly neverending Nineties revival, chokers have been adopted as the cool-girl necklace of 2016, and they've been seen on the Dior, Alexander Wang and Balmain catwalks too.
Additional accessories include earrings made of mother-of-pearl buttons, a choker of small white tubular beads I acquired on a trip to Germany, with rawhide spacers.
Spotted alongside was the sizzling Kangna Ranaut who grabbed all the attention for her skimpy lehenga rather than her pearl choker and elaborate tikka .
THRILL OF THE CHASE Fences were back on the agenda at Leicester after a hiatus of nearly eight months and Joker Choker did not put a foot wrong in the first of three races over the pristine obstacles when running out an eight-length winner.