Definitions of collar:
  • noun:   a figurative restraint
    Example: "Asked for a collar on program trading in the stock market"
  • noun:   a band that fits around the neck and is usually folded over
  • noun:   a band of leather or rope that is placed around an animal's neck as a harness or to identify it
  • noun:   necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck
  • noun:   the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
    Example: "The policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
  • verb:   take into custody
  • verb:   furnish with a collar
    Example: "Collar the dog"
  • verb:   seize by the neck or collar
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #14371)

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