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English definition of “sock”

sock

noun [C] (CLOTHES)    /sɒk/ US  /sɑːk/
A2 a piece of clothing made from soft material that covers your foot and the lower part of your leg: a pair of socks nylon/woollen/cotton socks thermal socks ankle/knee socks Put on your shoes and socks. The little boy was wearing odd (US usually mismatched) socks (= socks of different colours).Stockings, tights and socks
(Definition of sock noun (CLOTHES) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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