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Related to bobbysocks: bobby sox
pl n, sing bobbysock
(Clothing & Fashion) ankle-length socks worn by teenage girls, esp in the US in the 1940s
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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]
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|Noun||1.||bobbysocks - a sock that reaches just above the ankle|
sock - hosiery consisting of a cloth covering for the foot; worn inside the shoe; reaches to between the ankle and the knee
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bobbysocksbobbysox [ˈbɒbɪsɒks] NPL (US) → escarpines mpl
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