脖子；衣领；海峡;vi. 搂著脖子亲吻；变狭窄;vt. 使变细；与…搂著脖子亲吻;n. (Neck)人名；(德、意、英)内克
n. by the neck：（啤酒）整瓶上桌（而非倒在杯子里）
Give me two bottles of stout by the neck.
n. neck of the woods：地区；地带；地段
a quiet neck of the woods
What brings you to this neck of the woods?
n. round/around your neck：（责任等）压在某人肩上，缠 住某人
No-one should start working life with a debt round their neck.
It's a legacy which will hang around the country's neck for some time to come.
n. to be up to your neck in sth：卷入…中
He's up to his neck in dodgy dealings.
He's probably up to his neck in debt.
n. to break your neck：拼命做；赶紧做
Trying to scratch out a pleasant simple tune without breaking his neck isn't easy.
n. to get it in the neck：受到严厉责骂；受重罚
The manager was getting it in the neck every week despite winning most of his games.
n. to have sb breathing down your neck：被某人紧紧盯住；受到某人的密切监视
Most farmers have bank managers breathing down their necks.
n. to have the neck to do sth;to have the brass neck to do sth：厚着脸皮做某事；竟然敢做某事
I can't believe he had the neck to go to the D Day service.
n. to risk your neck：冒着危险
I won't have him risking his neck on that motorcycle.
n. to save your own neck;to save sb's neck：走出困境；脱离险境；帮助某人脱离困境（或险境）
He had enough friends in the right places to save his neck and cover up for him.
The President made a last-ditch attempt to save his own neck.
n. to stick your neck out：冒险直言；不顾一切说心里话
I have a reputation as someone who'll stick his neck out, a bit of a rebel.
He was only too pleased to let someone else stick their neck out and take responsibility.
Cee En Cee went on to win by a neck from Leigh Crofter.
The team were ahead by a neck.
the low, ruffled neck of her blouse
He wore a blue shirt open at the neck.
cancer of the neck of the womb
Catherine gripped the broken neck of the bottle.
He was short and stocky, and had a thick neck.
Kathryn patted her horse's neck and gently urged it forward.
She threw her arms round his neck and hugged him.
I woke with a stiff neck.
They sat talking and necking in the car for another ten minutes.
Scott has necked far more booze than his mother would be happy about.
He was staggering around the pitch having just necked a couple of pills.