Definition of hosiery in English:


Line breaks: ho|siery
Pronunciation: /ˈhəʊzɪəri
, -ʒəri/


[mass noun]
Stockings, socks, and tights collectively.
More 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.
stockings, tights, stay-ups, nylons; hose; socks, knee socks, ankle socks; North Americanpantyhose

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