follow Dictionary.com

Today's Word of the Day means...

stocking stuffer

noun
1.
a small, usually inexpensive gift that is placed with others in a Christmas stocking.
2.
any small, inexpensive gift given during the Christmas holidays.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples for stocking stuffer
  • If you have a husband who loves to spend time in the bathroom, this is really the wrong stocking stuffer.
  • Hunting for that perfect holiday season gift or stocking stuffer for family or friends can sometimes be a daunting task.
Slang definitions & phrases for stocking stuffer

stocking stuffer

noun phrase

A small, usually cheap present to be put into the Christmas stocking (1976+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for stocking stuffer

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for stocking

15
18
Scrabble Words With Friends