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  Definition of shoe
  1. a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel''s rotation
  2. U-shaped plate nailed to underside of horse''s hoof
  3. footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material
  4. (card games) a case from which playing cards are dealt one at a time
  5. furnish with shoes; "the children were well shoed"
Similar Words: brake shoe, skid, horseshoe

 

Hyponyms: anklet, baby shoe, balmoral, blucher, bluchers, bowling shoe, brogan, brogue, clodhopper, work shoe, calceus, chopine, chopines, platform, platforms, cleats, congress boot, congress shoe, congress gaiter, flipper, flippers, fin, fins, gaiter, ghillie, gillie, gym shoe, sneaker, tennis shoe, Loafer, mocassin, moccasin, moccasins, oxford, pump, pumps, running shoe, sabot, wooden shoe, sandal, slingback, sling, walker, walking shoe, wedgie, wing tip

 

Part Meronyms: drum brake, drum brakes

 

Derivational Morphology: skid

 

Anagrams: hose

 

Language Translations:
Breton: botoù-lêr and houarn   Catalan: calçat  
Chinese: 马蹄   Danish: sko  
Dutch: hoefijzer and schoen   Esperanto: ŝuo  
Finnish: kenkä   French: chaussure and fer  
German: Hufeisen and Schuh   Greek: πέταλο and πέδιλο and παπούτσι  
Hungarian: cipő and patkó   Icelandic: skór and skeifa  
Indonesian: sepatu   Italian: ferro and scarpa  
Japanese: 石突き and and 蹄鉄   Latin: calceus  
Latvian: kurpes and pakavs   Macedonian: чевел and potkovica  
Malay: kasut   Maltese: ngħalla and pedala and żarbuna  
Norwegian: sko   Polish: but  
Portuguese: calçado and ferradura and sapata   Romanian: pantof and potcoavă  
Russian: башмак and подкова and туфля   Slovak: podkova and topánka  
Slovene: podkev and čevelj   Spanish: herradura and zapata and zapato  
Swedish: sko   Welsh: esgid  
Yiddish: שוך  
 
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