Definition of low-necked in US English:



  • (of a dress or garment) cut so as to leave the neck and shoulders exposed; décolleté.

    • ‘She preferred to be that way, but when she glanced at the woman's low-necked red T-shirt and short black skirt, Manda wished she had worn something colorful and eye-catching.’
    • ‘He then came around with a low-necked chemise for her.’
    • ‘Her short, low-necked dress revealed a lot more than he thought necessary.’
    • ‘To that I added a thin, low-necked strap top under a V-necked black jumper.’
    • ‘Her white-cotton T-shirt was about two sizes larger than her and a little bit low-necked, so I could see her smooth whited skin.’