Definition of swan neck in US English:

swan neck


  • 1A curved structure shaped like a swan's neck.

    as modifier ‘a small swan-neck dispenser’
    • ‘But it is the swan neck that puts her head and shoulders above other goddesses.’
    • ‘Push-pull hoes come in a wide variety with descriptive names such as swan neck, oscillating and glide-and-groom hoes and winged weeders.’
    • ‘Her marvelous hair was tied and that revealed her swan neck.’
    1. 1.1
      another term for gooseneck


swan neck

/swän nek/