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Spanish translation of “neck”

neck

noun /nek/
(anatomy) the part of the body between the head and chest
cuello
She wore a scarf around her neck.
the part of an article of clothing that covers that part of the body
cuello
The neck of that shirt is dirty.
anything like a neck in shape or position
cuello
the neck of a bottle.
necklace /-ləs/ noun a string of jewels, beads etc worn around the neck a diamond necklace. neckline noun the edge of a piece of clothing at or around a person’s neck
escote
The dress has a very low neckline.
necktie noun (American) a man’s tie.
corbata
neck and neck (in a race) exactly equal
ir parejos
The horses were neck and neck as they came up to the finish.
(Definition of neck from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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