Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Collar"

The meaning of "Collar" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does 'I took the collar and retired.' mean?
A: It could mean two things:
(1) a baseball player did not get any hits in a game, and quit playing
(2) a criminal was arrested, and stopped being a criminal
Q: What does white collar worker
blue collar worker mean?
A: "white collar" is a term used to describe people who works in services, as desk workers (their shirt's collars are white). "blue collars", on the other hand, is used for people who work in industries, and do more manual jobs.
Q: What does blue collar wolker mean?
A: A blue collar worker is someone working manual labor like a garbage man, plumber, electrician, or factory worker.

The opposite or other end of the spectrum would be a “white collar worker”. This term includes doctors, lawyers, and politicians.
Q: What does "Just pop your collar" mean?
A: It is just a colloquial way of saying "Invert your collar" or "turn your collar inside out" (referring to clothing)
Q: What does She often gets hot under the collar mean?
A: She is often angry or embarrassed

Synonyms of "Collar" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Put the collar around the dog's neck. and Put the collar about the dog's neck. ?
A: In this sentence, "around" is much more natural than "about."
Q: What is the difference between the collar of the shirt and the shirt collar ?
A: They mean the exact same thing. They’re just two different ways of saying it. 🙂
Q: What is the difference between a collar and a necklace ?
A: A necklace is a piece of jewelry.

A collar is part of a shirt, dress or coat that is at the neck. Men's dress shirts have collars.

A collar can also be something you put on your dog that you attach a leash to, or hang their identification from.

Translations of "Collar"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? collar
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? your collar is flipped.
could I fix your collar?

※If ons's collar is flipped,I should avoid touchy?
A: Your collar is flipped, can I fix your collar? If one's collar is flipped, should I void touching it?
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? collar para perros
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? collar
A: @aruasi: Necklace
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? collar
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Other questions about "Collar"

Q: If you don't have the collar of your shirt turned up, you may be considered rude in business manners. does this sound natural?
A: Yep sounds about right 👍
Q: Please show me how to pronounce collar.
A: The "ar" sounds like "er."
Q: what is different between collar and colour in pronunciation?
A: I hope this is clear enough...
1. Collar
2. Colour
Q: Can you please explain blue collar crime and white collar crime?
FYI it's an IELTS oral test question.
A: White-collar crime refers to financially motivated nonviolent crime committed by business and government professionals. Within criminology, it was first defined by sociologist Edwin Sutherland in 1939 as "a crime committed by a person of respectability and high social status in the course of his occupation".
(That was from Wikipedia) it explains it better than I could.
Q: To put the collar up
To turn the collar up? does this sound natural?
A: To turn the collar up is correct.

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