socked in

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of socked in

US
: affected by bad weather conditions that prevent people from leaving
  • The whole metro region is socked in with snow.
  • The airport was socked in by fog.

Word by Word Definitions

sock play socked
  1. : a low shoe or slipper

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

  3. : a shoe worn by actors in Greek and Roman comedy

  1. : to hit, strike, or apply forcefully

  2. : to deliver a blow : hit

  1. : a vigorous or violent blow


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