boothose definition

  • noun:
    • An item of clothing used on the stockings, in fashion in seventeenth century.
    • Stocking hose, or spatterdashes, in place of shoes.
    • Hose built to be worn with boots, as by people on horseback.
    • safety stockings worn with or perhaps in place of boots
    • An item of clothes worn throughout the stockings, popular in the seventeenth century.
    • Stocking hose pipe, or spatterdashes, in lieu of boots.
    • Hose built to be worn with shoes, as by travelers on horseback.
    • protective stockings used with or in place of shoes
  • others:
    • Stocking-hose or spatterdashes, worn in the place of shoes.
    • Extra stockings or leggings previously used with shoes, and since the top the main leg and an integral part of the leg, not the ankles and feet.
    • Stocking-hose or spatterdashes, used in place of boots.
    • Extra stockings or leggings formerly used with shoes, and since the top the main knee and part of the thigh, however the legs and legs.

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