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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I think that it is further proof that the legal system protects police officers for criminal responsibility no matter what they do, and I believe that this shows that a Black man can be executed, literally in broad daylight, shot in the back of the neck, and a police officer can get off scot-free on a legal technicality.
I'm good at sticking my neck out for Chelsea Handler, so now it's fun to do it for other people.
I just needed some treatment on my upper - what is it - back, neck, just needed to try to loosen it up, crack it and see if it was going to be better.
Historically, I've studied everything from the neck down.
It's unusual to have a neck fracture, but the first question to address is when did it occur.
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