stocking mask

stocking mask

n.
A stocking, usually of nylon, that is worn over the head to distort and disguise facial features.

stocking mask

n
(Law) a nylon stocking worn over the face by a criminal to disguise the features
Translations

stocking mask

ncalza di nylon (di bandito mascherato)
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That person was wearing a black stocking mask and he held a weapon to her throat, a screwdriver or knife.
A year earlier a Thai stu-dent, 19, was made to strip by a knifeman in a stocking mask who then repeatedly stabbed her.
The court heard how Mr Paul was asleep on a sofa when he was confronted by Prince, who was wearing a stocking mask and carrying a metal bar.
A Thai woman, now aged 30, said she was a 19-year-old student in Perth in June, 1998, when a man with a stocking mask stabbed and raped her.
In Pensacola, Florida, on September 22, a husband and wife were working in their grocery store when a man came in with a stocking mask over his face and said, "This is a stickup.
So, when Gordon moseyed up wearing a stocking mask over his face and a pistol in hand, the employees simply didn't buzz him in.
We asked the record company to get us some replica guns and we did it with Holly and Paul (Rutherford) waving them about and me with one and a stocking mask over me head.
She has been under the surgeon's knife so often that her skin is stretched like a stocking mask on her face.
In it Beacom, entirely covered in black from his stocking mask to the tips of his skates, uses his technical innovations to create an otherworldly, nonhuman spider skater, or a shadowy "exhibitionist ninja" caught in a palpably menacing atmosphere.
Miles, looking like the original man in the stocking mask, pulled in pounds 20,000 a year, a phenomenal sum at the time, and relied on audience participation for his pay cheque.
A Thai woman, now aged 30, said she was a 19-year-old economics student in Perth in June 1998 when a man with a stocking mask broke in and stabbed and raped her.