Origin of silk-stocking
Examples from the Web for silk-stocking
They parachuted these silk-stocking lawyers into the area, offer quick settlements and get the victims to sign these waivers.
Meanwhile, what became of the once aristocratic Opposition, with its 'silk-stocking gentry,' as they were termed?
Here is your aristocrat, one of your silk-stocking gentry, at your service.Lincoln's Yarns and Stories|Alexander K. McClure
Didnt suppose you silk-stocking bunch in Sohmer ever had to work!Full-Back Foster|Ralph Henry Barbour
I knew both the machine and the silk-stocking reformers fairly well, from many years' close association with them.
They were not influenced in the least by the silk-stocking reform view of Mr. Platt.