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Definition 1: socks and stockings and tights collectively (the British include underwear) - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for hose in the sense of this definition

(hose is a kind of ...) clothing worn on a person's feet

(... is a kind of hose ) hosiery consisting of a cloth covering for the foot; worn inside the shoe; reaches to between the ankle and the knee

(... is a kind of hose ) close-fitting hosiery to cover the foot and leg; come in matched pairs (usually used in the plural)

(... is a kind of hose ) skintight knit hose covering the body from the waist to the feet worn by acrobats and dancers and as stockings by women and girls

(hose belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Definition 2: a flexible pipe for conveying a liquid or gas - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for hose in the sense of this definition

(hose is a kind of ...) conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases

(... is a kind of hose ) a hose that carries air under pressure

(... is a kind of hose ) a large hose that carries water from a fire hydrant to the site of the fire

(... is a kind of hose ) a hose used for watering a lawn or garden

(... is a kind of hose ) a flexible hose between the radiator and the engine block

(... is a kind of hose ) a hose (carried on a truck) that fires water under high pressure to disperse crowds (especially crowds of rioters)

Definition 3: man's close-fitting garment of the 16th and 17th centuries covering the legs and reaching up to the waist; worn with a doublet - [noun denoting artifact]

(hose is a kind of ...) an article of clothing

"garments of the finest silk"

Definition 4: water with a hose - [verb of change]

Samples where hose or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • hose the lawn

Synonyms for hose in the sense of this definition

(hose is a kind of ...) supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams

"Water the fields"

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