Where There’s Warmth, There’s Also Coolth: Long Lost Word PairsThis is dedicated to the sock in the basement, the flung-and-forgotten earring, the windshield wiper in the ditch. We’re reuniting long-lost word pairs.
Origin of sock suspender
First recorded in 1915–20
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