the part of an organism (human or animal) that connects the head to the rest of the body
"he admired her long graceful neck"; "the horse won by a neck"
a narrow elongated projecting strip of land
a cut of meat from the neck of an animal
a narrow part of an artifact that resembles a neck in position or form
"the banjo had a long neck"; "the bottle had a wide neck"
neck, neck opening(verb)
an opening in a garment for the neck of the wearer; a part of the garment near the wearer's neck
neck, make out(verb)
kiss, embrace, or fondle with sexual passion
"The couple were necking in the back seat of the car"
tell apart, distinguish, have intercourse, get it on, have a go at it, have sex, complete, spot, be intimate, screw, know, get along, get laid, make love, fill out, fare, cut, love, grapple, pick out, deal, manage, contend, do, do it, eff, bonk, bed, have it off, write out, lie with, fill in, make out, discern, sleep together, recognize, jazz, sleep with, hump, bang, come, recognise, have it away, cope, make do, get by, roll in the hay, issue
To hang by the neck; strangle; kill, eliminate
To make love; to snog; to intently kiss or cuddle.
Alan and Betty were necking in the back of a car when Betty's dad caught them.
To drink rapidly.
Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words
nape, cervical, scruff, atlas, axis, palea, dewlap, scrag, gula, nucha, auchenium, décolleté, jugular, jugulum, wattle, wimple, wryneck, torticollis, adam's apple, splenius, ruche, colliform, fichu, withers, gorget, carotid, goiter, retrocollic, cruels, nuchalgia, ruff, crane
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How to use neck in a sentence?
They hit people above the neck as a taste for something, not actual hunger.
Spending money more than you can earn is spinning a rope around your own neck.
It was all over his face. All over the back of his neck. It was really red and splotchy, it was very alarming.
Oil is the major drag at the moment. In a normal environment, when we see China data as good as what we had over the weekend, that would set the market alight, the pressure on crude is the noose around our neck at the moment.
Scott, please take your knee off my neck.
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