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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A band (usually elastic) worn around the leg to hold up a stocking (or around the arm to hold up a sleeve)r.

Usage examples (28)
  • The garter is then thrown into a crowd of single men.
  • This is called garter stitch and is made by knitting every row.
  • And to make matters worse, I am knitting it in garter stitch, contrary to instructions.
  • She was demonstrating precisely what you mention, the retrieval of a mistake in garter stitch. for more
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