Synonyms for (noun) collar

Synonyms: pinch, catch, collar, apprehension, arrest, taking into custody

Definition: the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)

Usage: the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar

Similar words: capture, seizure, gaining control

Definition: the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property


Synonyms: leash, collar

Definition: a figurative restraint

Usage: asked for a collar on program trading in the stock market; kept a tight leash on his emotions; he's always gotten a long leash

Similar words: restraint

Definition: the act of controlling by restraining someone or something

Usage: the unlawful restraint of trade


Synonyms: choker, collar, dog collar, neckband

Definition: necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck

Similar words: necklace

Definition: jewelry consisting of a cord or chain (often bearing gems) worn about the neck as an ornament (especially by women)


Synonyms: neckband, collar

Definition: a band that fits around the neck and is usually folded over

Similar words: band

Definition: a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)


Synonyms: collar

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

Similar words: band

Definition: a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)


Synonyms: collar, shoe collar

Definition: the stitching that forms the rim of a shoe or boot

Similar words: brim, lip, rim

Definition: the top edge of a vessel or other container


Synonyms: collar

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

Similar words: hoop, ring

Definition: a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling

Usage: there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse


Synonyms: collar

Definition: anything worn or placed about the neck

Usage: the thief was forced to wear a heavy wooden collar; a collar of flowers was placed about the neck of the winning horse

Similar words: neckpiece

Definition: an article of apparel worn about the neck


Synonyms: collar

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

Similar words: band, banding, stria, striation

Definition: a stripe or stripes of contrasting color

Usage: chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands; the black and yellow banding of bees and wasps

Synonyms for (verb) collar

Synonyms: collar, pick up, cop, apprehend, arrest, nab, nail

Definition: take into custody

Usage: the police nabbed the suspected criminals

Similar words: prehend, seize, clutch

Definition: take hold of; grab

Usage: The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter; She clutched her purse; The mother seized her child by the arm; Birds of prey often seize small mammals


Synonyms: collar

Definition: furnish with a collar

Usage: collar the dog

Similar words: outfit, equip, fit, fit out

Definition: provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose

Usage: The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities


Synonyms: collar

Definition: seize by the neck or collar

Similar words: prehend, seize, clutch

Definition: take hold of; grab

Usage: The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter; She clutched her purse; The mother seized her child by the arm; Birds of prey often seize small mammals