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.
The problem is, he is a choker, and once a choker, always a choker!
LAHORE -- Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) has withdrawn its strike call after the federal government agreed to grant a sales tax exemption on choker (bran) wheat.
Both men have chokers, the one on Een appearing to be of side-stitched beadwork, and each choker includes a large shell, likely of a fresh water variety.
On the other hand, Camilla was also photographed with a five-strand choker with a pink topaz pendant.
Chokers That black choker is evergreen and honestly we don't think it can ever not look stylish.
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.
However, when Miles Taylor found a strand of iridescent moonstone beads at the store in Dallas and asked her mother to make her a choker, Jessica's initial response was no.
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.