Collared
Collar Col"lar, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Collared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Collaring}.] 1. To seize by the collar. [1913 Webster]

2. To put a collar on.

3. to arrest, as a wanted criminal. Same as {put the collar on}. [PJC]

{To collar beef} (or other meat), to roll it up, and bind it close with a string preparatory to cooking it. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Collared — Col lared, a. 1. Wearing a collar. Collared with gold. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. (Her.) Wearing a collar; said of a man or beast used as a bearing when a collar is represented as worn around the neck or loins. [1913 Webster] 3. Rolled up and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • collared — index arrested (apprehended) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • collared — |kälə(r)d adjective Etymology: Middle English colleryd, colered, from coller, coler collar + yd, ed ed 1. : wearing, having, or depicted with a collar collared executives 2. : having a marking or part that resembles …   Useful english dictionary

  • collared — mod. arrested. □ Willard Babbit? Oh, yes. He’s collared. Got him last night. □ Got collared during a routine traffic stop …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • collared — adj. Collared is used with these nouns: ↑shirt …   Collocations dictionary

  • collared — collar ► NOUN 1) a band of material around the neck of a shirt or other garment, either upright or turned over. 2) a band put around the neck of a domestic animal. 3) a connecting band or pipe in a piece of machinery. 4) Brit. a piece of meat… …   English terms dictionary

  • collared — adjective see collar I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • collared — See collar. * * * …   Universalium

  • collared — adjective Having a collar (or other encircling demarcation) …   Wiktionary

  • collared — col·lar || kÉ’lÉ™ n. part of a shirt that encircles the neck; band worn around the neck of a dog or other animal v. grab or grasp by the collar; take prisoner; catch; put a collar on …   English contemporary dictionary

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