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a. A close-fitting, usually knitted covering for the foot and leg, often made of sheer fabric as nylon or silk and rising high on the leg.
b. A sock.
2. Something that resembles such a covering, especially:
a. An elasticized garment that exerts pressure on the leg to improve blood flow and is used in the treatment of various circulatory disorders or sometimes following surgery.
b. A bag in the shape of a large sock that is often decorated and hung on a mantle for the deposit of Christmas presents.
c. A white marking on the lower leg of a dark-colored horse, extending from the hoof to at least the hock or knee.
[From dialectal stock, from Middle English stokke, leg covering, probably from stok, stock; see stock.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Clothing & Fashion) one of a pair of close-fitting garments made of knitted yarn to cover the foot and part or all of the leg
2. something resembling this in position, function, appearance, etc
3. in one's stocking feet in one's stockinged feet wearing stockings or socks but no shoes
[C16: from dialect stock stocking + -ing1]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a close-fitting covering for the foot and part of the leg, usu. knitted, of wool, cotton, nylon, silk, or other material.
2. something resembling this.Idioms:
in one's stocking feet, wearing stockings but no shoes.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
stocking- A white marking on the lower part of a horse's leg.
See also related terms for marking.
Farlex Trivia Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
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|Noun||1.||stocking - close-fitting hosiery to cover the foot and leg; come in matched pairs (usually used in the plural)|
boothose - protective stockings worn with or in place of boots
Christmas stocking - a stocking that is filled with small Christmas presents
instep - the part of a shoe or stocking that covers the arch of the foot
nylon stocking, nylons, rayon stocking, rayons, silk stocking - women's stockings made from a sheer material (nylon or rayon or silk)
pantyhose - a woman's tights consisting of underpants and stockings
support hose, support stocking - elasticized stocking intended to reduce pressure on the veins of the leg (as in case of varicose veins)
|2.||stocking - the activity of supplying a stock of something; "he supervised the stocking of the stream with trout"|
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naylon çorapuzun kadın çorabı
bít tất dài
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
stocking[ˈstɒkɪŋ] n → bas m
a pair of stockings → une paire de basstocking filler stocking-filler [ˈstɒkɪŋfɪlər] n (British) → petit cadeau m de Noëlstocking stuffer (mainly US) n → petit Noël mstock-in-trade [ˌstɒkɪnˈtreɪd] n [comedian, writer, politician] → fonds m de commerce
It's his stock-in-trade → C'est son fonds de commerce.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Strumpf m; (knee-length) → Kniestrumpf m; (of horse) → Fessel f; in one’s stocking(ed) feet → in Strümpfen
n → Strumpfmaske f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
one of a pair of close-fitting coverings for the legs and feet, reaching to or above the knee. Most women prefer tights to stockings nowadays. kous جَوْرَب نِسائي (дълъг) чорап meia punčocha der Strumpf strømpe μακριά και λεπτή κάλτσα media sukk, põlvik جوراب ساق بلند pitkä sukka basגרב स्टाकिंग visoka čarapa harisnya kaus kaki panjang nælonsokkur calzettone ストッキング 스타킹 kojinė zeķe stokin kousstrømpe, nylonstrømpepończocha meia ciorap (lung) чулок pančucha nogavica ženska čarapa strumpa ถุงเท้ายาว uzun kadın çorabı 長筒襪，褲襪 панчоха جراب bít tất dài 长袜
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
stocking→ جَوْرَب punčocha strømpe Strumpf μακριά κάλτσα media sukka bas čarapa calza ストッキング 스타킹 kous strømpe pończocha meia comprida, meias altas чулок strumpa ถุงน่อง naylon çorap bít tất dài 长袜
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
elastic ___ → calceta, media elástica.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
stockingn media; compression stockings medias de compresión, medias compresivas (esp. Esp)
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.