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British English: /ˈkɒlə/
American English: /ˈkɑlər/

Translation of collar in Italian:


  • 1 (on garment) soft, stiff, wing collar
    colletto morbido, rigido, da camicia
    blue-, white-collar workers
    tute blu, colletti bianchi
    to grab somebody by the collar
    prendere qualcuno per il bavero

transitive verb



to get hot under the collar

arrabbiarsi o indignarsi

to have one's collar felt

essere preso per il bavero

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