Meaning of HOSE in English

■ noun

1》 a flexible tube conveying water, used chiefly for watering plants and in firefighting.

2》 [treated as plural ] stockings, socks, and tights.

↘ historical breeches.

■ verb water or spray with a ~.


OE hosa , of Gmc origin.

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