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neckline

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n neckline the line formed by the edge of a garment around the neck
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Usage

In literature:

It was low at the shoulders with a scoop neckline in front.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
Harry noticed she was wearing a beige knit suit with a neckline that spoke volumes.
"The Observers" by G. L. Vandenburg
She wore a long flowing gown of white satin and the flowers at the neckline were outlined with real pearls.
"Danger at the Drawbridge" by Mildred A. Wirt
This costume, sleeveless or short-sleeved, and with a simplified neckline, must have been the functional suit of its day.
"Women's Bathing and Swimming Costume in the United States" by Claudia B. Kidwell
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In poetry:

Says Ulysses: "O Circe, believe me,
You are splendid! That stray lock of hair,
That while hand, that smooth elbow, that fair,
Gracious neckline - enchanted they leave me!"
"Circe" by Ivan Bunin

In news:

A Lace Illusion Neckline Gown for Under $1,500.
2012 Straps Square Neckline A-line Puffy Organza Ball Gown Wedding Bridal Gown.
From the triangular cleavage cutouts to the plunging V-necklines, designer Narciso Rodriguez made his point with pointed shapes during his spring 2013 runway show.
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Sweetheart necklines, ruffles, tiers and soft colors are freshest looks.
Download the neckline template for sewing a wool cape.
The actress' plunging neckline opened up more than she probably wanted.
Trim the edge of the larger cake to create a scooped neckline and fit it snugly against the head, as shown.
Wonderbra has developed a new bra called the Ultimate Plunge, which the marketer says gives women "the confidence to embrace the plunging neckline trend".
Gathered neckline, red seam binding, circle opening in back.
A white cotton halter top has a plunging neckline and back tie closure, plus colorful embroidery, sequins and beading, designed by Sweet for Miss Me, $39, from Clo Cia (3000 Severn Ave, Metairie, 324-9450).
Download the patterns needed to complete the neckline facing for the poncho featured in " Sheer Elegance" in Sew News Feb/March '11.
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