Definition of collar stud in English:

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collar stud

Pronunciation: /ˈkälər stəd/


A stud used to fasten a detachable collar to a shirt.
Example sentences
  • Have you got nothing more serious to worry about? - an answer so spontaneous, fresh and amused as if the intruding annoyance had been the loss of a collar stud.
  • While Fielding is dressing, he drops his collar stud and steps on it.
  • The cup was almost identical to the Bronze Age Rillaton cup, found in Cornwall in 1837 alongside a skeleton and used by George V to store his collar studs.

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Syllabification: col·lar stud

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