Translation for 'collar' from English to Greek
NOUN   a collar | collars
VERB   to collar | collared | collared
collaring | collars
SYNO apprehension | arrest | catch | ...
collar {noun}γιακάς {ο}
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Translation for 'collar' from English to Greek

collar {noun}
γιακάς {ο}
Usage Examples English
  • Various other "collar" descriptions exist as well, although none have received the kind of broad use in American English as the traditional white-collar/blue-collar distinction.
  • The term "white collar" is credited to Upton Sinclair, an American writer, in relation to contemporary clerical, administrative, and management workers during the 1930s, though references to white-collar work appear as early as 1935.
  • A band collar is a standing band-shaped collar that encircles the neck without a full turndown or a collar "cape".
  • A collar pin (closely related to the collar bar and collar clip) is a piece of men's jewelry, which holds the two ends of a dress shirt collar together and passes underneath the knot of a necktie.
  • The Peter Pan collar has similarities to a number of earlier designs, particularly the "col Claudine" or Claudine collar from Paris, a round collar worn with a check scarf.

  • Braverman demonstrated several mechanisms of control in both the factory blue-collar and clerical white-collar labour force.
  • Attaching a bell on a cat's collar has been shown to reduce the amount of captured birds by 30–40%. With one collar, birds were found to be hunted 2.7 times less than without the collar.
  • Finally, Weisburd has also made significant contributions to our understanding of white-collar crime.
  • For clarification, however, a distinction must be made between a "collar patch" (...), and NCO braid ([...] or [...] – the badge of rank of all German NCO ranks), encircling the collar of the uniform tunic.
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