hosiery hosiery  /ˈhoʊ ʒə ri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) socks and stockings and tights collectively (the British include underwear)

Usage(s):

  • At Reading thousands of hosiery strikers peacefully closed half the city's mills.

News

  • Quakertown project advances; it could bring businesses, jobs

    Folks from outside Quakertown who pass by the long-dormant factory on Fifth Street near Juniper Street may have a hard time guessing that it was once a thriving hosiery-making operation. So robust was
    on June 6, 2013     Source: The Intelligencer

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Quotes

  1. "Despite the terms of the agreement 10 years ago, we have continued to receive consumer complaints about HCI's business practices," Corbett said. "Consumers were continually confused about receiving free hosiery and how they became enrolled...
    on Feb 21, 2008 By: Corbett Source: FOXBusiness

  2. Grace Paley writes: "EDGES takes the reader to an Israel before high walls formed a border, when, instead, metal wires hung like hosiery lines" across the land.
    on Apr 5, 2006 By: Grace Paley Source: PR Web (press release)

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