Synonyms of collar in English:

collar


See definition of collar

noun

1‘a shirt collar’

SYNONYMS

neckband, choker

historical ruff, gorget, bertha, Vandyke

archaic rebato

2‘a small collar can be fitted round the pump rod to limit the length of stroke’

SYNONYMS

ring, band, collet, sleeve, pipe, flange, rim, rib


verb

1‘the cricket star collared a thief who tried to nick his golf clubs’

SYNONYMS

apprehend, arrest, catch, capture, seize

take prisoner, take into custody, detain, put in jail, throw in jail, put behind bars, imprison, incarcerate

nab, nail, run in, pinch, bust, pick up, pull in, haul in, do, feel someone's collar

British nick

2‘an elderly chap collared me in the street’

SYNONYMS

accost, address, speak to, talk to, call to, shout to, hail, initiate a discussion with

approach, waylay, take aside, detain, stop, halt, grab, catch, confront, importune, solicit

buttonhole

British nobble