hose


hose
to seize bait greedily (Scottish dialect)

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  • Hose — may refer to:People * Brutil Hose (b.1979), soccer player * Charles Hose 1863 1929, British ethnologist * Henry Hose * Sam Hose, African American worker lynched in 1899Animals * Hose s Broadbill, Calyptomena hosei * Hose s Frog, Rana hosei * Hose …   Wikipedia

  • Hose — (h[=o]z), n.; pl. {Hose}, formerly {Hosen} (h[=o] z n). [AS. hose; akin to D. hoos, G. hose breeches, OHG. hosa, Icel. hosa stocking, gather, Dan. hose stocking; cf. Russ. koshulia a fur jacket.] 1. Close fitting trousers or breeches, as formerly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hose — (h[=o]z), n.; pl. {Hose}, formerly {Hosen} (h[=o] z n). [AS. hose; akin to D. hoos, G. hose breeches, OHG. hosa, Icel. hosa stocking, gather, Dan. hose stocking; cf. Russ. koshulia a fur jacket.] 1. Close fitting trousers or breeches, as formerly …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hose — Sf std. (10. Jh.), mhd. hose, ahd. hose, as. hosa Stammwort. Aus g. * husōn f., auch in anord. hosa, ae. hosa m./f. So bezeichnet wurde ursprünglich eine Art Strümpfe, die an der eigentlichen Hose (s. unter Bruch3) befestigt waren (deshalb noch… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Hose — Hose: Mhd. hose, ahd. hosa »Bekleidung der ‹Unter›schenkel samt den Füßen«, asächs. hosa »eine Art Jagdstrumpf«, aengl. hosa »Strumpf, Bein oder Fußbekleidung«, aisl. hosa »Langstrumpf, Hose« gehen auf germ. *husōn zurück, das in altgermanischer …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • Hose — The Saxon name for the covering of the legs, which were called Chausses by the Normans. The long hose, with feet to them, were first noticed in the 14th century, when the short jackets or doublets were worn. The colours were white and red, white… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • hose — [hōz] n. pl. hose or, for 3, hoses [ME < OE hosa, leg covering, akin to Ger hose < IE * (s)keus < base * (s)keu , to conceal, hide > SKY] 1. Historical a tightfitting outer garment worn by men, covering the hips, legs, and feet, or… …   English World dictionary

  • Hose — [Basiswortschatz (Rating 1 1500)] Bsp.: • Der Junge bekam eine neue Hose (oder: ein Paar neue Hosen). • Patrick trug eine graue Hose. • Ich brauche eine neue Hose. • Ich liebe meine neue Hose …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Hose — Hose: I.Hose,die:1.〈Kleidungsstück〉Hosen;Beinkleid(veraltet)♦umg:Büx·Buxe(norddt)–2.Jacke/RockwieH.:⇨gleich(2);toteH.:a)⇨Langeweile(1)–b)⇨Trauerkloß;indieH.gehen:⇨scheitern(b) II.Hosen(Pl):1.→I,1–2.dieH.anhaben:⇨bestimmen(2);sich[tüchtig]aufdieH.s… …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • hose — ► NOUN 1) (Brit. also hosepipe) a flexible tube conveying water. 2) (treated as pl. ) stockings, socks, and tights. ► VERB ▪ water or spray with a hose. ORIGIN Old English …   English terms dictionary

  • Hose — Hose, 1) so v.w. Beinkleider; 2) so v.w. Strumpf, bes. in Tyrol Strümpfe, welche nur bis an die Schuh reichen, also keine Socken haben; 3) Rüstung der Beine von metallnen Schienen od. starkem Leder; 4) beim Schafbock die Wollbedeckung der Keulen… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon


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