Examples of stocking in a Sentence
a pair of wool stockings
thick wool stockings designed to be worn with hiking boots
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She hand-created the eclectic décor, like the teacup chandeliers, did all the cooking and baking, ordering and stocking, and ran the business operation.
Some of the big rainbows are trophy trout, and Wallace Lake in Berea has received the lion's share of the trout stockings.
Founding Ikea in 1943, Kamprad then started marketing pens, wallets and nylon stockings in the local media, and distributed them using a milk van.
But there’s still a chance Lake Michigan could support a substantial salmon population if stocking is reduced to alleviate pressure on the struggling alewife population.
The practice shirt first, then the stockings, each rolled into a ball for an indifferent launch toward the laundry basket in the middle of the dressing room at the Flyers Skate Zone.
Those fish will continue to be used in the agency’s selective breeding program that uses only pure Florida-strain largemouths to produce fry and fingerlings for stocking.
Then, there’s the outfit Markle wore to make her engagement announcement: a white trench coat and beige high-heels, sans stockings.
Those fish will continue to be used in the agency's selective breeding program that uses only pure Florida-strain largemouths to produce fry and fingerlings for stocking.
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