Definition of hosiery in English:

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hosiery

Pronunciation: /ˈhəʊzɪəri/
/ˈhəʊʒəri/

noun

[mass noun]
Stockings, socks, and tights collectively.
Example sentences
  • Don't forget spare socks, hosiery and underwear.
  • Those who reported the symptom were asked whether it had made it impossible to put on hosiery (socks, stockings, or tights).
  • If it's winter, it's OK to wear dark hosiery like black tights to stay warm.
Synonyms
hose;
socks, knee socks, ankle socks;
North American  pantyhose

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