WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
stock•ing /ˈstɑkɪŋ/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. Clothinga close-fitting covering for the foot and part of the leg, of wool, cotton, nylon, etc.
  2. something resembling this.
Idioms
  1. Idiomsin one's stocking feet, wearing stockings but no shoes.


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
stock•ing  (stoking),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Clothinga close-fitting covering for the foot and part of the leg, usually knitted, of wool, cotton, nylon, silk, or similar material.
  2. something resembling such a covering.
  3. in one's stocking feet, wearing stockings, but without shoes:Be careful of glass splinters if you walk through here in your stocking feet.
stockinged, adj. 
stocking•less, adj. 
  • stock + -ing1 1575–85


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

ˈstockinged /ˈstɒkɪŋd/ adj
  1. wearing stockings or socks



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