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English definition of “-necked”

-necked

suffix uk   /-nekt/ us  
refers to the type of neck someone or something has, or to the style of a piece of clothing around the neck or the way that it is worn: a stocky, stiff-necked little man a round-necked jumper an open-necked shirtThe head and faceThe style, appearance, and make-up of clothes
(Definition of -necked from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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