Originally, a garment within the legs and also the waistline, donned by guys.
In present usage (as either singular or plural), covering when it comes to foot and lower part of the feet; stockings. Short stockings, perhaps not achieving towards leg, tend to be distinctively called half-hose or socks, or, hardly ever, ankle-hose.
A flexible pipe or pipeline for conveying a fluid to a required point, as water for solution of a fire-engine, for watering a yard, etc.
The hollow part of a spade, or other tool of a like sort, which receives the termination of the shaft or handle.
In printing, formerly, upright iron rods, which linked the spindle of this old hand-press with its platen, and regulated its activity.
The sheaf of corn.
The external covering of straw or corn.
To clothe with hose pipe; clothe.
to try out upon with a hose; drench with water from a hose.