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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.
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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.
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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.]
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turtleneck

A tubular, closefitting, high collar on a sweater or pullover.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
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
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Translations
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turtleneck

[ˈtɜːtlnek] N (also turtleneck sweater) → jersey m de cuello alto or vuelto or de cisne
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

turtleneck

[ˈtɜːrtəlnɛk] turtleneck sweater n
(British)pull m à col cheminée
(US)pull m à col roulé, col m roulé
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

turtleneck

[ˈtɜːtlˌnɛk] n (also turtleneck sweater) → maglione m con il collo alto
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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RUCHED TURTLENECK TOP: Made for endless pairing options, this turtleneck boasts sleeves with a little extra length for a cosy feel.
The massive piece is called 'The Holy Heart of the Ocean,' and this isn't the first time Dion has worn it: She famously sported it around her neck at the 1998 Oscars, layering it over a black turtleneck gown as she performed 'My Heart Will Go On.'
Of late, the so-called "turtleneck syndrome" has made the headlines of lots of news outlets, accompanied by medical warnings against the new disease of forward neck posture, the official medical term, which is when a cellphone addict's head tips forward and remains fixed.
The 'Lala Land' kept it casual dressed in a grey coat, blue jeans coupled with a black turtleneck for the game.
IANS | New Delhi As the winter arrives, the wardrobe is full of turtleneck sweaters or shirts, cardigans, shawl, mufflers, ankle length or knee length boots.
Ann Frett, 69, says no other seats were available when the "biohazard" was discovered and she had to cover the lower part of her face with her turtleneck top.
She graced Gotham Hall in a stylish all-white coat, turtleneck top and pants.
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As for men, this was a time when some of today's style staples -- the turtleneck, the denim jacket, the knitted polo -- were starting to come into their own, worn with an air of studied nonchalance, if not a sneer at the be-hatted corporate drones.