from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having a neck or neckline of a specified kind. Often used in combination: a long-necked bird; a low-necked dress.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having some specific type of neck
- adj. Cracked.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of neck.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having (such) a neck; -- chiefly used in composition.
- adj. Cracked; -- said of a treenail.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having a neck of a kind indicated: generally used in composition, as in long- necked, stiff- necked.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having a neck or having a neck especially as specified (often used in combination)
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Why not a 444 Marlin necked down to 40 or 357 cal?
Before she leaves, Stefan tells her to gear a high necked sweater, but Elena reveals the almost healed wounds.
In his stiff-necked pride, Mr. Burroughs runs a hazard more humiliating to that pride than any amount of kinship with the other animals.
And the dog knew its death in that clutch, and when the man moved on, was left broken-necked under the stars.
"They told me you were stubborn-necked, but I have obeyed commands."
He was a powerfully built man, thick-necked, broad-shouldered, with sinewy wrists and toil-distorted hands.
His open necked shirt is uber-sexy, but my eyes were drawn to Billie.
Sometimes seen feeding alongside vultures at carcasses is the longer-necked and larger-headed crested caracara (Polyborus plancus), a hawk with distinctive markings.
Tick-necked and hard-headed, Webb is an acerbic, hard-working Scots-Irishman, an ethnic group whose values, as he wrote in his book "Born Fighting," stands in contrast to the country's "paternalistic Ivy League-centered, media-connected, politically correct power centers."
As though ye'd niver had dalin's with the stiff-necked breed, ye calamitous son iv misfortune!