Christmas stocking

noun

Definition of Christmas stocking

:a decorative pouch shaped like a large sock that is used for holding gifts at Christmas

Word by Word Definitions

Christmas play
  1. : a Christian feast on December 25 or among some Eastern Orthodox Christians on January 7 that commemorates the birth of Christ and is usually observed as a legal holiday

  2. : christmastide

stocking play
  1. : a usually knit close-fitting covering for the foot and leg

  2. : sock

  3. : something resembling a stocking


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