bobby socks

plural noun
variants: or

bobby sox

Definition of bobby socks

  1. :  girls' socks reaching above the ankle

Origin and Etymology of bobby socks

perhaps from bobby pin


First Known Use: 1927


BOBBY SOCKS Defined for English Language Learners

bobby socks

plural noun

Definition of bobby socks for English Language Learners

  • : girls' socks that cover the foot, ankle, and a small part of the lower leg

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