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See definition of stockings on Dictionary.com
  • as inleggings
  • as inpanty hose
  • as intights

synonyms for stockings

  • buskins
  • chaps
  • puttees
  • putts
  • half-boots
  • leggins
  • hosiery
  • pantyhose
  • hose
  • leggings
  • leotard
  • nylons
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How to use stockings in a sentence

He had, however, torn the leg of one of his stockings: so he asked Amy to bind up his wounds.
THE NURSERY, JULY 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 1VARIOUS
A female writer says, "Nothing looks worse on a lady than darned stockings."
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Allow us to observe that stockings which need darning look much worse than darned ones—Darned if they don't!
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Without any hesitation Henry paid a visit to the dry-goods store, and came home with a pair of new brown stockings for Benny.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
Benny gave them no peace at all until they had admired his wonderful new stockings, and felt of each rib.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
He still wore knee-breeches and dark cotton stockings on his nether limbs, but they were not the breeches.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
She washed the old brown stockings with their many neat darns, and hung them up to dry.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
The women knit her a pair of stockings or a shawl, and the Queen delights them by accepting their presents.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
Their donations amounted to 2030 shirts, and they obtained 77 shirts and 380 pairs of stockings from New Jersey.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
And still there would be left enough for new stockings—two pairs apiece—and what darning that would save for a while!
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STOCKINGS

  • buskins
  • chaps
  • half-boots
  • leggins
  • puttees
  • putts
  • stockings
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.