Synonyms of neck


1. neck, cervix, external body part

usage: the part of an organism (human or animal) that connects the head to the rest of the body; "he admired her long graceful neck"; "the horse won by a neck"

2. neck, land, dry land, earth, ground, solid ground, terra firma

usage: a narrow elongated projecting strip of land

3. neck, cut, cut of meat

usage: a cut of meat from the neck of an animal

4. neck, part, portion

usage: a narrow part of an artifact that resembles a neck in position or form; "the banjo had a long neck"; "the bottle had a wide neck"

5. neck, neck opening, opening

usage: an opening in a garment for the neck of the wearer; a part of the garment near the wearer's neck


1. neck, make out, pet

usage: kiss, embrace, or fondle with sexual passion; "The couple were necking in the back seat of the car"

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