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Definitions of neckerchief

  1. a kerchief worn around the neck Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A kerchief for the neck. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3. A kerchief or cloth for the neck. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for neckerchief

  1. Kate gazed into it abstracted, fascinated, swinging her neckerchief in her hand. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  2. With feverish haste he felt for Ranny's wrists, knotted the neckerchief about them, and, drawing them over his head, began to crawl toward the door. – Under Boy Scout Colors by Joseph Bushnell Ames