Definition of Peter Pan collar in US English:

Peter Pan collar


  • A flat collar with rounded ends that meet at the front.

    • ‘Slipping on a wine colored cardigan, she flattened out the Peter Pan collar.’
    • ‘I remember my excitement when, at age ten, I came into possession of my first ever ‘store bought dress’ - it was green, with a Peter Pan collar and short, puckered sleeves.’
    • ‘The sweetness of Peter Pan collars are tempered by the innate grown-up sensuality of the designs.’
    • ‘He was already speechless when he saw her wearing the classic wool coat with Peter Pan collar, flat pockets and side tabs and her purple washed jeans.’