What does neckline mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. necklinenoun

    the line formed by the edge of a garment around the neck


  1. necklinenoun

    The line followed by an article of clothing below the neck.


  1. neckline

    A neckline is the edge or shape of clothing at the upper part, encircling the neck, specifically on a dress, blouse, shirt, or sweater. It can be designed and styled in a variety of shapes and types, including scoop, V-neck, crew-cut, turtle neck, and more. The neckline helps to determine the overall style, function and formality of the outfit.


  1. Neckline

    The neckline is the top edge of a garment that surrounds the neck, especially from the front view. Neckline also refers to the overall line between all the layers of clothing and the neck and shoulders of a person, ignoring the unseen undergarments. For each garment worn above the waist, the neckline is primarily a style line and may be a boundary for further shaping of the upper edge of a garment with, for example, a collar, cowl, darts or pleats. In that respect it is similar to the waistline and hemline.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of neckline in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of neckline in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of neckline in a Sentence

  1. Kensington Palace:

    The focus of the dress is the graphic open bateau neckline that gracefully frames the shoulders and emphasizes the slender sculpted waist, the lines of the dress extend toward the back where the train flows in soft round folds cushioned by an underskirt in triple silk organza. The slim three-quarter sleeves add a note of refined modernity.

  2. Shiv Prakash:

    Technically 2.67 dirhams was the neckline resistance from where the profit-taking started - the lower support is now seen at 2.35 dirhams.

  3. Christine Lambrecht:

    Taking photographs of a woman under her skirt or neckline is degrading and unjustifiable abuse of her personal space, often, these photos are shared in chat groups or even distributed commercially.

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