There are 2 translations of collar in Spanish:

collar1

Pronunciation: /ˈkɑːlər; ˈkɒlə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 [Clothing] cuello (m); [Med] collarín (m), cuello (m) ortopédico to grab sb by the collar agarrar a algn del cuello to get hot under the collar sulfurarse, ponerse* hecho una furia
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    • In the context of an interview with mainstream corporate America, it's best to cover your tattoos and piercings with long-sleeved shirts, blouses, collars, and such.
    • Tweed jackets are popular with the men, along with garish ties and socks, coloured shirts with white collars, coats with velvet lapels, yellow cords - all topped off with a flat cap or a trilby.
    • The dangling detached polo shirt collars and tiny tee shirts may take some getting used to.
    1.2 (for animal) collar (m)
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    • But unless he can replace the stolen tack, collars and harness, he will be unable to take part.
    • The rigid collar and tandem harness allowed teams to pull with equal strength and greater efficiency.
    1.3 [Zool] collar (m)
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    • Then, if all went well, they would outfit the two-and-a-half-foot-long bird with a radio collar and transmitter.
    • Testosterone-implanted males (with a control collar) were trialed against males with red, orange, blue, and control brown collars.
    • One option was to fit animals with GPS collars, which get position fixes from satellites to monitor movements and activity patterns.
    1.4 [Culin] cuello (m)
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    • Living on a staple diet of belly pork, collar bacon, and beef dripping, her arteries should have been as choked as the M1 on a Friday evening.
    1.5 [Mech Eng] abrazadera (f)
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    • Diversion collars placed around the pipes, just below the sand surface, can be retrofitted if this begins to happen.
    • The concrete pipes and collars on the sandy bottom created a tangled mass of intestines that lay unconnected to anything.
    • So when the collar for new valve went round the pipe, there wasn't contact all the way round, due to a distinct lack of pipe.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of collar in Spanish:

collar2

vt

  • [colloquial/familiar] they were collared by the police la policía les echó el guante [familiar/colloquial] he collared me as I was leaving me agarró or me pescó cuando salía [familiar/colloquial], me cogió por banda cuando salía (Esp) [familiar/colloquial]
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    • Rookie cops graduate from the police academy anxious to collar real criminals.
    • Crime-busting technology used by police to collar urban criminals is helping to catch wildlife thieves.
    • That's slim consolation, however, for the 50-odd banks the Friday Night Bank Robber knocked over before he was finally collared.
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    • Rick left Edie's side immediately and collared David.
    • Brian Beard collared him after the game and there was a slightly serious element in his first question.
    • He was hoping to collar someone who would tell him what was up.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.