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Synonyms for neck
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. neck, cervix(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    cervix, neck opening, uterine cervix, cervix uteri

  2. neck(noun)

    a narrow elongated projecting strip of land

    Synonyms:
    cervix, neck opening

  3. neck(noun)

    a cut of meat from the neck of an animal

    Synonyms:
    cervix, neck opening

  4. neck(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    cervix, neck opening

  5. 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

    Synonyms:
    cervix, neck opening

  6. neck, make out(verb)

    kiss, embrace, or fondle with sexual passion

    "The couple were necking in the back seat of the car"

    Synonyms:
    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

Wiktionary

  1. neck(verb)

    Synonyms:
    smooch, grope, snuggle, pet, French kiss

  2. neck(verb)

    To hang by the neck; strangle; kill, eliminate

    Synonyms:
    smooch, pet, snuggle, French kiss, grope

  3. neck(verb)

    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.

    Synonyms:
    snuggle, grope, smooch, French kiss, pet

  4. neck(verb)

    To drink rapidly.

    Synonyms:
    pet, smooch, snuggle, grope, French kiss

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. neck(n)

    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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    cuello, cou, eoc, throat, col, necklace, collar, collier, boca, skin, cervix

How to pronounce neck?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say neck in sign language?

  1. neck

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How to use neck in a sentence?

  1. Drinks International:

    But the Dead Rabbit is more than the sum of its liquid parts, fusing as it does colorful historical references to the city’s 19th-century Water Street rough-neck pub set and Lower Broadway’s genteel cocktail imbibers in an atmosphere of Irish-American hospitality.

  2. Craig Miller:

    I saw blood come from the ISIS detainee's neck and it looked like the way a baby would throw up.

  3. Zeg Choudhry:

    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.

  4. Tommy Schaefer:

    She squeezed my neck for about 20 to 30 seconds. I couldn't breathe. I had blood going to my head and my eyes were so watery.

  5. Rateb Samour:

    I am treating serious and chronic diseases which have no cure in regular medicine, I have achieved excellent results, we speak about chondritis in the neck and spine, migraine, loss of hair, alopecia areata, skin diseases, cerebral palsy, autism and cancer.


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