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ankle sock

noun

Definition of ankle sock

  1. :  a short sock that reaches slightly above the ankle



Word by Word Definitions

ankleplay
  1. :  the joint between the foot and the leg

    :  the region of this joint

    :  the joint between the cannon bone and pastern (as in the horse)

sockplay
  1. :  a low shoe or slipper

    :  a knitted or woven covering for the foot usually worn under shoes and extending above the ankle and sometimes to the knee

    :  a shoe worn by actors in Greek and Roman comedy

  1. :  to hit, strike, or apply forcefully

    :  to deliver a blow :  hit

  1. :  a vigorous or violent blow

    :  punch


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