boat neck


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boat neck

(ˈbəʊtˌnɛk)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a high slitlike neckline of a garment that extends onto the shoulders. Also called: bateau neckline
Translations

boat neck

n (of sweater, dress) → scollo a barchetta
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She loves the boat neck cut and this dress was so her.
The Daily Mail newspaper said Meghan wore boat neck dresses in order to "respect protocol, while still looking 'a little sexy'."
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