stocking filler

noun

Definition of stocking filler

British
:a small gift that is usually placed in a Christmas stocking

Word by Word Definitions

stocking play
  1. : a usually knit close-fitting covering for the foot and leg

  2. : sock

  3. : something resembling a stocking

filler play
  1. : one that fills: such as

  2. : a substance added to a product (as to increase bulk, weight, viscosity, opacity, or strength)

  3. : a composition used to fill the pores and grain especially of a wood surface before painting or varnishing

  1. a monetary subunit of the forint — see forint at Money Table


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