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garter US English

A band worn around the leg to keep up a stocking or sock

the Garter in garter US English

short for Order of the Garter.

garter belt US English

A belt with attached garters or fasteners, worn as an undergarment to hold up stockings

garter snake US English

A common, harmless North American snake that typically has well-defined longitudinal stripes and favors damp habitats. It is occasionally kept as a pet

garter stitch US English

Knitting in which all of the rows are knitted in knit (plain) stitch, rather than alternating with purl rows

Garter King of Arms US English

(In the UK) the principal King of Arms of the English College of Arms

Order of the Garter US English

The highest order of English knighthood, founded by Edward III circa 1344. According to tradition, the garter was that of the Countess of Salisbury, which the king placed on his own leg after it fell off while she was dancing with him. The king’s comment to those present, “Honi soit qui mal y pense” (shame be to him who thinks evil of it), was adopted as the motto of the order

garter English-Spanish

liga f

garter belt English-Spanish

liguero m, portaligas mCS

garter stitch English-Spanish

punto m Santa Clara

the Order/a Knight of the Garter in garter English-Spanish

la orden de/un caballero de la orden de la Jarretera