n. a flexible pipe for conveying a liquid or gas
This fire hose is about sixty feet long.
Sentence in Classic:
While he spoke thus, he stript off his gown, and appeared in a close black buckram doublet and drawers, over which he speedily did on a cassock of green, and hose of the same colour.
Ten times a night they talked of going out to soak themselves with the hose and wade through the dew, but they were too listless to take the trouble.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
He was dressed in a doublet and hose of a violet color, with aiguillettes of the same color, without any other ornaments than the customary slashes, through which the shirt appeared.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
I have watched her wandering through the forest of Arden, disguised as a pretty boy in hose and doublet and dainty cap.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde Context
There were some with hose which threw jets of boiling water upon it, and others who removed the feet and added the final touches.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context