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tube sock Syllabification: tube sock

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of tube sock in English:

noun

A sock without a shaped heel.
Example sentences
  • Fill the tube sock about 3/4 full with rice. Use rubber bands to divide the sock into 3 sections in proportions equal to a head, a torso and legs.
  • Grab an old tube sock and fill it with dry white rice.
  • For a smaller pack, use a large, clean cotton tube sock instead.

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