Definitions For Collar


  • The act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
  • A figurative restraint
  • Necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck
  • A band that fits around the neck and is usually folded over
  • A band of leather or rope that is placed around an animal's neck as a harness or to identify it
  • The stitching that forms the rim of a shoe or boot
  • A short ring fastened over a rod or shaft to limit, guide, or secure a machine part
  • Anything worn or placed about the neck
  • (zoology) an encircling band or marking around the neck of any animal
  • A part of a piece of clothing that fits around a person's neck and is usually folded down
  • A band of leather, plastic, etc., worn around an animal's neck
  • A ring or band used to hold something (such as a pipe or a part of a machine) in place


  • Take into custody
  • Furnish with a collar
  • Seize by the neck or collar
  • To catch or arrest (someone)
  • To stop (someone) in order to talk : to force (someone) to have a conversation

Is Collar a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Collar is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Collar in a Sentence

  • He wore a shirt with a tight-fitting collar.
  • She grabbed me by the collar.
  • I bought a new collar for the dog.
  • The police collared the guy a few blocks from the scene.
  • He collared me on my way out the door.

Synonyms for Collar

Antonyms for Collar

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