Definition of crew neck in English:

crew neck

Syllabification: crew neck

noun

  • 1A close-fitting, round neckline, especially on a sweater or T-shirt: [as modifier]: a crew-neck sweater
    More example sentences
    • I was wearing a cosy crew-neck sweater and jeans.
    • It's him on a hill, having a picnic with his wife, who is in a crew-neck orange sweater with white collar peeking out, and his children, who are in penny loafers.
    • Julien [an owner] lets me wear my crew-neck sweater, not like at some of the private clubs where you must wear a jacket and tie and women can't wear open-toed shoes.
  • 1.1A sweater with a crew neck.
    More example sentences
    • Their quality grey, yellow and orange cashmere crew necks are clearly being marketed as an introduction to the label.
    • Big loose weave knits, crew necks, roll necks, zip fronted or even a cardigan.
    • Why is the Sailor in the picture wearing a black crew neck?

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