sock in

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From the wind sock used at airports.


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.