Meaning of COLLAR in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ kɒlə(r) ]
( collars, collaring, collared)
The collar of a shirt or coat is the part which fits round the neck and is usually folded over.
His tie was pulled loose and his collar hung open.
...a coat with a huge fake fur collar.
see also blue-collar , dog-collar , white-collar
A collar is a band of leather or plastic which is put round the neck of a dog or cat.
If you collar someone who has done something wrong or who is running away, you catch them and hold them so that they cannot escape. ( INFORMAL )
As Kerr fled towards the exit, Boycott collared him at the ticket barrier.
VERB : V n
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006