Translation of "necklace" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

necklace

noun [ 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.

项链
a gold/silver/pearl necklace 金/银/珍珠项链
verb [ T ] uk /ˈnek.ləs/ us /ˈnek.ləs/

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

给(某人)戴火项链(把燃烧的橡皮轮胎套在脖子上将其烧死)
necklacing noun [ C ] uk /ˈnek.lə.sɪŋ/ us /ˈnek.lə.sɪŋ/

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