Examples of stocking in a Sentence
a pair of wool stockings
thick wool stockings designed to be worn with hiking boots
Recent Examples of stocking from the Web
The radar girls swing up the lane, dressed and made up, Victory rolls and painted-on stocking seams, chattering and laughing.
Chinook stocking has been reduced multiple times over the decades in response to disease issues and declines in the forage base.
Some anglers congregate in bottlenecks where big concentrations of fish are found (the Salmon near Riggins and the Fish & Game stocking points in Boise are two prime examples).
Key evidence that could potentially have proven that Gary was not the stocking strangler includes slides with semen found on Thurmond’s body and Scheible’s sheets, his lawyers argue.
The park system will give the trout populations in Wallace, Shadow, Ranger, Ledge and Judge's lakes another boost, with bonus stockings next week.
Many of the things available for sale on the site are trial memberships in other health apps or gift cards for compression stockings.
Ranging in age from 59 to 89, the women were beaten, raped and choked, often with their own stockings.
Remember when female empowerment meant baring thighs in fishnet stockings, knee-high boots and mini-skirts?
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Origin and Etymology of stocking
First Known Use: 1580See Words from the same year
STOCKING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stocking for English Language Learners
: a close-fitting usually long covering for the foot and leg
: a covering for the foot and ankle
: a decorative pouch shaped like a large sock that is used for holding gifts at Christmas
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