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stocking cap

noun
1.
a long, conical, knitted cap, usually with a tassel or pompon at the tip.
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Examples from the web for stocking cap
  • The figure wears a stocking cap and baggy flannels, and he sticks a hand clumsily through a hole in a chain-link fence.
  • Nearly half of body heat is lost through the head, so always wear a stocking cap when weather dictates.
  • If you will be attending in the winter, a heavy jacket and stocking cap are recommended.
  • Case is further remanded for findings whether the marijuana found under the stocking cap was lawfully discovered.
  • It is unknown if the stocking cap and hooded sweatshirt he was wearing at the time had reduced his ability to hear.
British Dictionary definitions for stocking cap

stocking cap

noun
1.
a conical knitted cap, often with a tassel
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