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roll-neck Line breaks: roll-neck
Pronunciation: /ˈrəʊlnɛk/

Definition of roll-neck in English:


1A high loosely turned-over collar: [as modifier]: a black roll-neck sweater
More example sentences
  • He was wearing black trousers and a black roll-neck jumper.
  • Worn with an open collared shirt, a crewneck T-shirt or a roll-neck jersey and slacks or even blue jeans, the get up is informal enough for most cocktail parties in town.
  • He bounded onto the busy Jubilee Line train at Green Park, in his brown jacket and black roll-neck jumper.
1.1A garment with a roll-neck collar: I never wore the roll-neck there again
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  • The Princess arrived at 2.15 pm, wearing a green checked woollen coat over a red roll-neck and silk scarf with black boots, gloves and handbag.
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