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Synonyms for collar

Synonyms for collar

a seizing and holding by law

to take into custody as a prisoner

Synonyms for collar

(zoology) an encircling band or marking around the neck of any animal

anything worn or placed about the neck

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a short ring fastened over a rod or shaft to limit, guide, or secure a machine part

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the stitching that forms the rim of a shoe or boot

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a band of leather or rope that is placed around an animal's neck as a harness or to identify it

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necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck

a figurative restraint

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the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)

take into custody

seize by the neck or collar

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furnish with a collar

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These kits shall allow for training and shall allow the horse collars to be inflated manually.
PONY EXPRESS Every baseball player tries to avoid a horse collar in the hits column, but Equuleus has to work harder to avoid being tagged with the stereotype.
which seems to have produced a longer hood line and a more conventional front fascia design incorporating Audi's new horse collar grille.
Contestants put their heads through a horse collar and have a set time in which to contort their faces in the scariest, grotesque and silliest expression.
Simple really, competitors must pull faces through a horse collar.
A member of a Naval Special Warfare team conducts a simulated medical evaluation procedure using a horse collar device from an SH-60 Seahawk helicopter.
Other wacky events lined up by the ice cream firm this summer are World Bog Snorkelling - where competitors swim in the 60ft-long Waen Rhydd peat bog near Llanwtyd Wells in Wales; the World Gurning Championships at the Egremont Crab Fair in Cumbria, where competitors don a horse collar and pull funny faces; and the World Conker Championship in Ashton, near Oundle where competitors shout "bagsie first cracks" and hit each other's nuts.
100Years Ago The strike of horse collar makers in Walsall and Birmingham has been settled by the acceptance of arbitration by both parties to the dispute.
Go back 1,000 years or so to one of the great information revolutions of human history - the invention of the horse collar.
Graves included with the note, a satirical poem titled 'The Horse Collar of Moran' which depicted Moran as a not quite thoroughbred carthorse who pulled the dray of Catholic puritanism behind him.