Peter Pan collar
noun Date: 1908 a usually small flat close-fitting collar with rounded ends that meet at the top in front

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Peter Pan collar — n. [< traditional costume of PETER PAN] a small, closefitting collar with ends rounded in front, used on women s and children s dresses, blouses, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Peter Pan collar — Pe′ter Pan col′lar n. clo a close fitting flat or rolled collar with rounded ends that meet in front of a high, round neckline • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • Peter Pan collar — noun a flat collar with rounded ends that meet in front • Hypernyms: ↑collar, ↑neckband …   Useful english dictionary

  • Peter Pan collar — a close fitting flat or rolled collar with rounded ends that meet in front of a high, round neckline. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • peter pan collar — noun a small, rounded collar on a high, close fitting neckline, worn by women and children …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Collar (clothing) — William Shakespeare in a sheer linen collar of the early 17th century, a direct ancestor of the modern shirt collar. In clothing, a collar is the part of a shirt, dress, coat or blouse that fastens around or frames the neck. Among clothing… …   Wikipedia

  • collar — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. neckband, neckwear; necklace; gorget, bertha, dicky; harness. See clothing, circularity. v. t., slang, nab, arrest, catch. See restraint. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. neckband, neckpiece, ruff, frill,… …   English dictionary for students

  • PeterPan collar — Peter Pan collar n. A small, close fitting, usually flat collar with rounded ends meeting in front.   [After Peter Pan, the boy protagonist of Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn t Grow Up, a play by J.M. Barrie.] * * * …   Universalium

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