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garter

noun uk   /ˈɡɑː.tər/  us   /ˈɡɑːr.t̬ɚ/
[C] a piece of elastic (= material that stretches) used, especially in the past, for holding up a stocking or sock [C] US (UK suspender) a type of button that fastens onto a woman's stockings to hold them up
Translations of “garter”
in Korean 밴드…
in Arabic رِباطة الجَوارِب…
in Portuguese liga (de meia)…
in Catalan lligacama…
in Japanese ガーター, 靴下どめ…
in Italian giarrettiera…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指舊時使用的)吊襪帶…
in Russian подвязка…
in Turkish jartiyer…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指旧时使用的)吊袜带…
in Polish podwiązka…
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