- anything worn or placed about the neck
"the thief was forced to wear a heavy wooden collar"
"a collar of flowers was placed about the neck of the winning horse"
- a short ring fastened over a rod or shaft to limit, guide, or secure a machine part
- (zoology) an encircling band or marking around the neck of any animal
- furnish with a collar
"collar the dog"
- seize by the neck or collar
- He dragged at my collar.
- The dog slipped his collar.
- What size of collar does he take?
- He grabbed me by the collar.
- He seized the pickpocket by the collar.
- Your collar has a stain on it.
- He took me by the collar.
- White-collar workers face many difficulties.
- I held him by the collar.
- Why are, depending on the company, blue-collar workers better paid than white-collar ones?
- The drunken man grasped my collar and swore at me.
- Tom put a flea collar on his dog.
- The collar is too tight round my throat.
- Today, even white-collar workers are confronted with great hardships.
- Who will put a bell on the cat's collar?