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n.
1) to crane one's neck
2) to twist, wring smb.'s neck
3) (misc.) to risk one's neck ('to risk one's life'); to break one's neck trying to do smt. ('to make a maximum effort to get smt. done'); to stick one's neck out ('to expose oneself to danger'); by a neck ('by a close margin'); up to one's neck in work ('swamped with work'); neck and neck ('even')
II
v. (colloq.) (D; intr.) ('to hug and kiss') to neck with



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