Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “stocking filler”

stocking filler

noun [C] uk   UK (US stocking stuffer) us  
a small, usually cheap Christmas presentPresents and giftsGifts in the form of moneyObjects and decorations connected with celebrations
(Definition of stocking filler from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of stocking filler?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

bitter

a type of dark brown beer with a bitter taste

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More