(noun, verb)


1. jewelry consisting of a cord or chain (often bearing gems) worn about the neck as an ornament (especially by women)

Definition categories: man–made, jewellery, jewelry

Sentences with necklace as a noun:

- a necklace of coral islands


1. (South Africa) To informally execute by setting on fire a petrol-filled rubber tyre which has been put around the bound victim's neck.