from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Having a neck or neckline of a specified kind. Often used in combination.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having a neck of a kind indicated: generally used in composition, as in long- necked, stiff- necked.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having (such) a neck; -- chiefly used in composition.
  • adjective (Naut.) Cracked; -- said of a treenail.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective in combination Having some specific type of neck
  • adjective nautical, archaic Cracked.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of neck.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having a neck or having a neck especially as specified (often used in combination)


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