stocking cap
noun Date: circa 1897 a long knitted cone-shaped cap with a tassel or pom-pom worn especially for winter sports or play

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • stocking cap — n. a long, tapered knitted cap, often with a tassel or pompon at the end of the taper …   English World dictionary

  • stocking cap — noun a close fitting woolen cap; often has a tapering tail with a tassel • Syn: ↑ski cap, ↑toboggan cap • Hypernyms: ↑cap * * * noun, pl ⋯ caps [count] US : a knitted close fitting cap that sometimes has a decorative part (called a tassel or pom… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stocking cap — stock′ing cap n. clo a long conical knitted cap, usu. with a tassel or pompom at the tip …   From formal English to slang

  • stocking cap — a long, conical, knitted cap, usually with a tassel or pompon at the tip. * * * …   Universalium

  • stocking cap — noun A knitted woolen cap, often with a tassel …   Wiktionary

  • stocking cap — wool cap that covers the head and neck …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stocking cap — noun a knitted conical hat with a long tapered end that hangs down …   English new terms dictionary

  • stocking — n. 1 a either of a pair of long separate coverings for the legs and feet, usu. close woven in wool or nylon and worn esp. by women and girls. b esp. US = SOCK(1). 2 any close fitting garment resembling a stocking (bodystocking). 3 a differently… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cap — A cap is a form of headgear. Caps have crowns that fit closer than hats and have no brim or only a visor. They are typically designed for warmth and, when including a visor, blocking sunlight from the eyes.Types of cap* Ascot cap * Ayam *… …   Wikipedia

  • cap — n 1. beanie, skullcap, zuchetto, calotte, beret, tam o shanter, tarn, calpac, toque, castor, montero, tuque, stocking cap, Inf. toboggan; nightcap, biggin; turban, tarboosh, fez, shako, barret, Rom. Cath. Ch. biretta; hat, bonnet, sombrero, ten… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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