Definitions for "Garter"
Keywords:  sock, worn, elastic, wedding, sleeve
A band used to prevent a stocking from slipping down on the leg.
A stap to hold up socks, usually worn by me. Boys might wear simple garters which are essentially elastic band under the top of turn-over-top kneesocks. More commonly used in England than America.
Used by the bride to hold up stocking and to be tossed by the groom to the single men at the wedding.
Keywords:  bendlet
Same as Bendlet.
Keywords:  knighthood, edward, badge, britain, iii
The distinguishing badge of the highest order of knighthood in Great Britain, called the Order of the Garter, instituted by Edward III.; also, the Order itself.
To invest with the Order of the Garter.
Keywords:  fasten
fasten with or as if with a garter
Keywords:  bind
To bind with a garter.
Adjustable garters Attached garter belt Garter Garter Belt Removable garters