crew sock

noun

Definition of crew sock

: a short bulky usually ribbed sock

Examples of crew sock in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the clip, Marjan wraps large sections of her damp hair around crew socks, secures them with scrunchies, and lets them dry overnight. Aimee Simeon, refinery29.com, "TikTok Brought “Sock Curls” Back — & They Look So Good," 15 Apr. 2020 One pleaded guilty to stealing $170.42 worth of goods, including camouflage crew socks and a Call of Duty video game from Amazon, and was sentenced to 14 months of probation. Lauren Smiley, The Atlantic, "The Porch Pirate of Potrero Hill Can’t Believe It Came to This," 1 Nov. 2019 The model finished off the look with white cuffed crew socks and white Nike sneakers. De Elizabeth, Teen Vogue, "Bella Hadid Wears Bikini With Socks and Sneakers," 26 May 2018 From new-school sweats and chunky sneakers to full-on track suits and logo'd out crew socks, today's biggest trends were practically made for cold weather. Megan Gustashaw, GQ, "Streetwear Has Entered its Pastel Phase," 27 Mar. 2018

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1948, in the meaning defined above

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“Crew sock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crew%20sock. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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