Definitions of neck

  1. To kiss and caress amorously. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To reduce the diameter of (an object) near its end, by making a groove around it; - used with down; as, to neck down a shaft. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. kiss, embrace, or fondle with sexual passion; "The couple were necking in the back seat of the car" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a cut of meat from the neck of an animal Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. a narrow elongated projecting strip of land Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. Any part of an inanimate object corresponding to or resembling the neck of an animal Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The long slender part of a vessel, as a retort, or of a fruit, as a gourd. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. A long narrow tract of land projecting from the main body, or a narrow tract connecting two larger tracts. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. That part of a violin, guitar, or similar instrument, which extends from the head to the body, and on which is the finger board or fret board. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A reduction in size near the end of an object, formed by a groove around it; as, a neck forming the journal of a shaft. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. the point where the base of the stem of a plant arises from the root. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. That part of the body between the head and trunk; a long narrow stretch of land or water, as an isthmus or a strait; the long slender part of an object, especially if near one end. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  13. The part of an animal's body between the head and trunk: a long narrow part. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  14. Part between the head and body; anything like a neck. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  15. The part of an animal connecting the head and trunk; any similar part, as in a bottle or garment. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  16. The part of an animal's body between the head and the trunk, and connecting them; anything similar; a long, narrow tract of land, or the long slender part of any vessel. Stiff-neck, obstinacy in sin. Neck and crop, completely. Neck and neck, equal. Neck or nothing, at great risks. To break the neck of, to lame the power of. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  17. The part of an animal between the head and the trunk; a narrow tract of land connecting two larger portions together; the long slender part of anything, as of a bottle. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for neck

  1. She ran up to him and put her arms round his neck – A Girl in Ten Thousand by L. T. Meade
  2. She put her arm around his neck and drew him close. – A Manifest Destiny by Julia Magruder