Noun(1) close-fitting hosiery to cover the foot and leg; come in matched pairs (usually used in the plural(2) the activity of supplying a stock of something
Verb(1) have on hand(2) equip with a stock(3) supply with fish(4) supply with livestock(5) amass so as to keep for future use or sale or for a particular occasion or use(6) provide or furnish with a stock of something(7) put forth and grow sprouts or shoots
(1) a compression stocking(2) He saw that her toil-worn, weather-exposed hands were like a man's, callused, large-knuckled, and gnarled, and that her stockingless feet were thrust into heavy man's brogans.(3) The four women took off their shoes and displayed their stockinged feet.(4) She put it on with distaste then pulled on her pale beige silk stockings , hooking them on with garters.(5) During the flight, patients can take preventive measures by staying well hydrated, exercising and wearing elastic compression stockings .(6) No other anticoagulant or antiplatelet agents were allowed, but all patients were to make use of graduated compression stockings and physical therapy.(7) The interviewing nurse also explains the need for compression stockings or sequential compression devices to prevent deep vein thrombosis.(8) Graded elastic compression stockings have been associated with a 50 percent reduction in the incidence of postphlebitic syndrome.(9) When they arrived at Bay Star's stall, they saw her licking a chestnut foal with four white stockings and a white stripe down its chest.(10) Other articles were put on, as were petticoats, stockings and fluffy under-skirts.(11) While Belochamp was almost a uniform gray except for his white mane and tail, Theram had a white star and stockings on both his hind legs.(12) Thus, a miller in apron and shirtsleeves would not be confused with a magistrate in frock coat, knee breeches, and silk stockings .(13) Wearing support stockings may also be helpful.(14) The short, light green dress exposed her stockings and suspenders and her long, slim legs.(15) Wear support stockings , which you can buy at most drugstores.(16) I have experimented with Suspender Tights, which are tights with all the bits cut out around the top of the leg, so that they are like stockings & suspenders all in one.
(1) stock :: stock
1. sell ::
2. supply ::
3. carry ::
5. sprout ::
Different Formsstocking, stockings
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