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noun as in kerchief for neck

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Example Sentences

Varsity jackets, flat-brimmed hats, and neckerchiefs stamped with the phrase “cheddar weather” are the height of the form.

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But Digby and others turned him round, unloosed his neckerchief, and threw water in his face, in the hopes of reviving him.

His dog was howling, his head was aching fearfully—somebody was pulling him about, hands were loosening his neckerchief.

He wore no neckerchief, as he had been playing rackets all day, and his open shirt collar displayed their full luxuriance.

He was usually muffled in an enormous silk neckerchief, and right up to the hot summer a huge fire burned in the open grate.

And then she saw a soiled blue neckerchief twisted and curled in the knot, and she examined it with wide eyes.


On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to neckerchief, such as: bandanna, handkerchief, kerchief, and scarf.

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