Definition of 'neckcloth'
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He was a man of such rigid refinement, that he would have starved rather than have dined without a white neckcloth. Vanity Fair (1837)He wore a dark frock coat, a black silk neckcloth, and black trousers over black boots. SOMEDAY MY PRINCE (1999)His face had fallen in, and was unshorn; his frill and neckcloth hung limp under his bagging waistcoat. Vanity Fair (1837)
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