Definitions of necklace

  1. A string of beads, etc., or any continuous band or chain, worn around the neck as an ornament. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A rope or chain fitted around the masthead to hold hanging blocks for jibs and stays. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. String of beads, &c., for the neck. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. An ornament worn round the neck. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. A string of beads or ornaments worn on the neck. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. A string of beads, or some other ornament, worn round the neck. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for necklace

  1. As far as his aunt was concerned he would have been altogether indifferent as to his appearance, but there was present to his mind some small hope that he might be allowed to see Ayala, as the immediate result of the necklace – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  2. I never saw the necklace if you mean that. – The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope