Put+a+collar+on

  • 1 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… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 collar — [käl′ər] n. [ME coler < OFr colier < L collare, band or chain for the neck < collum, the neck < IE base * kwel , to turn > WHEEL, Ger hals, neck] 1. the part of a garment that encircles the neck 2. a cloth band or folded over piece …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 collar — /ˈkɒlə / (say koluh) noun 1. the part of a shirt, blouse, coat, etc., round the neck, usually folded over. 2. a close fitting necklace or ornamental band of linen, velvet, or the like, worn by women round the neck. 3. an ornamental necklace worn… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 4 collar — I. noun Etymology: Middle English coler, from Anglo French, from Latin collare, from collum neck; akin to Old English heals neck, and probably to Old English hwēol wheel more at wheel Date: 14th century 1. a band, strip, or chain worn around the… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 5 collar — collarless, adj. /kol euhr/, n. 1. the part of a shirt, coat, dress, blouse, etc., that encompasses the neckline of the garment and is sewn permanently to it, often so as to fold or roll over. 2. a similar but separate, detachable article of… …

    Universalium

  • 6 collar — col•lar [[t]ˈkɒl ər[/t]] n. 1) clo the part of a shirt, coat, dress, blouse, etc., that encompasses the neckline of the garment and is sewn permanently to it, often so as to fold or roll over 2) clo a similar but separate, detachable article of… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 7 collar — I. n. 1. Neck band. 2. Neck harness. 3. Ring, fillet, belt, band, guard. II. v. a. 1. Seize by the collar or throat. 2. Put a collar on, fit with a collar, fillet, belt …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 8 collar — 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

  • 9 Collar — may refer to: Human neckwear: Collar (clothing), the part of a garment that fastens around or frames the neck Ruff collar Slave collar Collar (BDSM), a device of any material placed around the neck of the submissive partner in BDSM Collar… …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 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 rolled up… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Collar (finance) — In finance, a collar is an option strategy that limits the range of possible positive or negative returns on an underlying to a specific range. Contents 1 Equity Collar 1.1 Structure 1.2 Example 2 …

    Wikipedia

  • 12 Collar stays — Plastic collar stay removed from shirt collar Underside of a men s shirt collar showing remova …

    Wikipedia

  • 13 Collar (Finanzwesen) — Ein Collar (engl. Kragen, Rahmen) bezeichnet in der Finanzwirtschaft eine Handelsstrategie, mit der sowohl negative als auch positive Auswirkungen der Änderung des Wertes des Basiswertes begrenzt werden. Collars werden mit Aktien oder Zinsindices …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 14 Collar (animal) — Tie up collar correctly used with a headcollar on a stallion Nylon quick release …

    Wikipedia

  • 15 collar — [[t]kɒ̱lə(r)[/t]] collars, collaring, collared 1) N COUNT The collar of a shirt or coat is the part which fits round the neck and is usually folded over. → See also , dog collar, white collar His tie was pulled loose and his collar hung open.… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 collar — 1 noun (C) 1 CLOTHING a stiff band of material on a shirt, dress, or coat that fits around someone s neck 2 CAT/DOG a narrow band of leather or plastic that is fastened around an animal s neck 3 hot under the collar spoken angry or excited: Calm… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 collar — Synonyms and related words: Oregon boat, Roman collar, anklet, apprehend, appropriate, armlet, armory, arrest, back band, backstrap, badge, badge of office, badges, bag, band, bandanna, baton, bearing rein, bellyband, belt, bertha, bilbo, bit,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 collar — n. & v. n. 1 the part of a shirt, dress, coat, etc., that goes round the neck, either upright or turned over. 2 a band of linen, lace, etc., completing the upper part of a costume. 3 a band of leather or other material put round an animal s (esp …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 19 Collar of S — Collars consisting of many s letters linked together, worn by various great officers in England. It was apparently worn as a sign of nobility, but the origin in unclear. Some have put forward that the s is for sovereign . The collar of s was… …

    Medieval glossary

  • 20 Collar — 1. A protective options strategy that is implemented after a long position in a stock has experienced substantial gains. It is created by purchasing an out of the money put option while simultaneously writing an out of the money call option. Also …

    Investment dictionary