Last modified on 18 October 2013, at 21:45

sock in

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the wind sock used at airports

VerbEdit

sock in (third-person singular simple present socks in, present participle socking in, simple past and past participle socked in)

  1. (transitive) To cause a temporary disruption of the operations of, usually an airport.
    Fog socked in O'Hare almost until noon.