bobbysocks(redirected from bobbysox)
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pl n, sing bobbysock
(Clothing & Fashion) ankle-length socks worn by teenage girls, esp in the US in the 1940s
or bob•by•sox(ˈbɒb iˌsɒks)
socks that reach above the ankle and are sometimes folded down to the ankle.
[1940–45, Amer.; bobby, by association with bobby pin]