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tur·tle·neck

 (tûr′tl-nĕk′)
n.
1. A high, tubular, often rolled-down collar that fits closely about the neck.
2. A garment, such as a sweater, that has this type of collar.

turtleneck

(ˈtɜːtəlˌnɛk)
n
(Clothing & Fashion)
a. a round high close-fitting neck on a sweater or the sweater itself
b. (as modifier): a turtleneck sweater.

tur•tle•neck

(ˈtɜr tlˌnɛk)

n.
1. a high, close-fitting collar, often rolled or turned down, appearing esp. on pullover sweaters.
2. a garment with such a neck, esp. a sweater.
[1890–95, Amer.]

turtleneck

A tubular, closefitting, high collar on a sweater or pullover.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.turtleneck - a sweater or jersey with a high close-fitting collarturtleneck - 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
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rúllukragapeysarúllukragi

turtleneck

[ˈtɜːtlnek] N (also turtleneck sweater) → jersey m de cuello alto or vuelto or de cisne

turtleneck

[ˈtɜːrtəlnɛk] turtleneck sweater n
(British)pull m à col cheminée
(US)pull m à col roulé, col m roulé

turtleneck

[ˈtɜːtlˌnɛk] n (also turtleneck sweater) → maglione m con il collo alto
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