Definition of stocking cap in English:

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stocking cap

Pronunciation: /ˈstäkiNG kap/

noun

A knitted conical hat with a long tapered end, often bearing a tassel, that hangs down.
Example sentences
  • He points out that the beard and headgear - top hats, billycock hats, or woolen stocking caps - are symbols of senior male status.
  • The people around him changed as well; fewer workingmen in stocking caps and more sleek top hats and fashionable bonnets.
  • Boots, scarves, coats, socks, gloves, stocking caps, even long underwear get a higher approval rating than mittens.

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Syllabification: stock·ing cap

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