neckpiece

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n neckpiece an article of apparel worn about the neck
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Usage

In literature:

She had learned much about laces and those little neckpieces which add so much to a woman's appearance.
"Sister Carrie" by Theodore Dreiser
She loosened Aunt Harriet's neckpiece.
"The Amazing Interlude" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
Men also wore leather clothing, such as neckpieces, breeches, ankle leathers, shoes, and boots.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
I placed her neckpiece about her.
"Jacqueline of Golden River" by H. M. Egbert
There was a neckpiece known as a stole, and a large muff.
"Gigolo" by Edna Ferber
It was very cold and she was snuggling into a beautiful little neckpiece of ermine.
"Fireside Stories for Girls in Their Teens" by Margaret White Eggleston
His uniform was stiffly white, and ornate with heavy gold braid, but his neckpiece was wilted with perspiration.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science September 1930" by Various
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In news:

Surveillance photos (see all here) show a man with a distinctive neckpiece.
And that oh-so-simple neckpiece – well no one can read your choker face.
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