Sock FAQs:


Q: Is sock an item of clothing worn on the feet and often covering the ankle or some part of the calf?

A: Yes.

Q: Were socks commonly made from silk?

A: Yes, and cotton and wool.

Q: Are socks short?

A: Yes, and thick everyday socks usually ribbed top of the ankles.

Q: Was sock in 1948?

A: Yes.

Q: Are socks formed to cover the contours of feet?

A: Yes.

Q: Are socks sized differently from shoes?

A: Yes.

Q: Are socks short?

A: Yes, and thick everyday socks usually ribbed at the top of the ankles.

Q: Are socks worn with sport shoes and dress shoes?

A: Yes, In addition to the numerous practical roles played by socks, they are also a fashion item, and they are available in myriad colours and patterns.

Q: Is sock a term for a colored sock for conservative appearance and casual footwear?

A: Yes.

Q: Were socks made from leather or matted animal hair?

A: Yes.

Q: Are socks used?

A: Yes.

Q: Are socks usually unisex?

A: Yes.

Q: Is sock derived from the Old English word socc, meaning "light slipper"?

A: Yes, This comes from the Latin soccus, a term to describe a "light, low-heeled shoe" worn by Roman comic actors, and deriving from the Ancient Greek word sykchos.

Q: Is sock also used as a holiday item during Christmas?

A: Yes.

Q: Are socks manufactured in a variety of lengths?

A: Yes.

Q: Were socks first produced?

A: Yes.

Q: Are socks worn?

A: Yes, and in lacrosse, mid-calf socks are required.

Q: Are socks normally worn with shoes such as boat shoes?

A: Yes, and Oxfords, moccasins and loafers.

Q: Are socks unisex wearing but women and girls commonly use them?

A: Yes.

Q: Are socks sometimes associated with formal dress or as being part of a uniform?

A: Yes, such as in sports or as part of a school's dress code or youth group's uniform.

Q: Are socks absorbing perspiration?

A: Yes.

Q: Is sock a blend between modern Western socks and Japanese tabi?

A: Yes, and both of which it predates.

Q: Is sock a kind of sock that describe in a way to be cut below ankle?

A: Yes.

Q: Are socks designed to create the look of "bare feet" when worn with shoes?

A: Yes.