feminine noun
1. (clothing) 
a. stocking 
La chica vestía una falda corta y calcetas negras.The girl was wearing a short skirt and black stockings.
2. (sewing) 
a. knitting 
Sé coser bien pero para la calceta soy un desastre.I'm good at sewing but I'm terrible at knitting.
3. (iron ring fastened to the feet) 
a. shackle 
Los esclavos caminaban lentamente porque tenían calcetas en los pies.The slaves walked slowly because they had shackles on their feet.
b. fetter 
Los prisioneros tenían puestas esposas y calcetas.The prisoners had handcuffs and fetters.
1. (general) 
a. stocking 
hacer calcetato knit
hacer calceta to knit
2 (media) (knee-length) stocking
3 (hierro) fetter; shackle
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