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Stocking

Stocking

WordNet



noun


(1)   The activity of supplying a stock of something
"He supervised the stocking of the stream with trout"
(2)   Close-fitting hosiery to cover the foot and leg; come in matched pairs (usually used in the plural)
Wiktonary



Noun



  1. A soft garment worn on the foot and lower leg, usually knit or woven, worn under shoes or other footwear.
    A pair of stockings.
  2. Something like or suggesting such a garment.

Usage notes
  • stocking may refer either to men's socks or to women's hose, but rarely to socks when worn by women. However, this usage appears somewhat variable.

Verb


stocking
  1. I've almost finished stocking these groceries.