polo-neck


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polo-neck

adj
(Clothing & Fashion) clothing Brit (of a garment, esp a sweater) with a collar worn rolled over to fit closely round the neck
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.polo-neck - a sweater or jersey with a high close-fitting collarpolo-neck - a sweater or jersey with a high close-fitting collar
tee shirt, T-shirt, jersey - a close-fitting pullover shirt
sweater, jumper - a crocheted or knitted garment covering the upper part of the body
polo-neck collar, turtleneck collar - a high close-fitting turnover collar
Translations

polo

(ˈpəuləu) noun
a game like hockey, played on horseback.
ˈpolo-neck noun
(a garment especially a sweater with) a high, close-fitting part around the neck. He was wearing a polo-neck; (also adjective) a polo-neck sweater.
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I'm not sure I like a world in which a man is mocked for teaming chocolate-brown corduroy trousers with a beige polo-neck jumper and a bizarre nautical overcoat.
She was wearing a black polo-neck top underneath a black and white patterned dress.
At the time of the attack he wearing a white polo-neck T-shirt.
Purple polo-neck, pounds 15, Limited Collection@ Marks & Spencer.
The difference is that in the past he's donned his gloves, balaclava and polo-neck and nipped in through an open window under the cover of darkness.
Above, gold bling tracksuit with hoody jacket, from Desires; Multi-coloured polo dress and silver gloves from Oasis, mustard handbag, all from Lewis's; Above left, orange striped jumper, skinny jeans and butterfly chain, all from George; Right, stripped polo-neck and black-button detail dress, both from Warehouse at Lewis's; Left, green short dress with fur coat, both from Desires; Teal blouse and check shorts from Warehouse, handbag from Morgan, all at Lewis's; Above, brown polo-neck, wool cardigan and jeans with tassle belt, all from George.
Belarus can export to the EU 1,839 knitted or crocheted shirts, T-shirts, polo-neck jumpers and under-vests; 1,105 knitted or crocheted jerseys, pullovers, waistcoats, cardigans and the like; plus other lines.
He was a young white male, 5ft 10ins tall, of slim build, wearing a black balaclava and a black polo-neck jumper.
Another man had a gold earring and wore a cream polo-neck jumper with stripes.
The model and actress, looking every inch the star in a long white coat, polo-neck jumper and brown knee-length boots, told the waiting media outside her Chelsea home in central London that she was well.