Translation of "necklace" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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necklacenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈnek.ləs/ us /ˈnek.ləs/

A2 a piece of jewellery worn around the neck, such as a chain or a string of decorative stones, beads, etc.

a gold/silver/pearl necklace 金/银/珍珠项链

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necklaceverb [ T ]

uk /ˈnek.ləs/ us /ˈnek.ləs/

to kill someone by putting a burning rubber tyre around their neck


(Translation of “necklace” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)