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stockingnoun [C]

uk   /ˈstɒk.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈstɑː.kɪŋ/
C1 one of a ​pair of tight-fitting ​coverings for the ​feet and ​legs made of ​lightmaterial and ​worn by women: nylon/​silk stockings.
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(Definition of stocking from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stockingnoun [C usually pl]

 us   /ˈstɑk·ɪŋ/
one of a ​pair of tight-fitting, ​thin, ​clothcovers for the ​feet and ​legsworn esp. by women
(Definition of stocking from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stocking”
in Korean 스타킹…
in Arabic جَوْرَب…
in Malaysian stokin…
in French bas…
in Russian чулок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長筒襪…
in Italian calza…
in Turkish ince çorap…
in Polish pończocha…
in Spanish media…
in Vietnamese bít tất dài…
in Portuguese meia-calça…
in Thai ถุงเท้ายาว…
in German der Strumpf…
in Catalan mitja…
in Japanese ストッキング…
in Chinese (Simplified) 长筒袜…
in Indonesian kaus kaki panjang…
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