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Synonyms for shoe

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shoe(noun)

    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

    brake shoe, skid, horseshoe

  2. shoe(noun)

    (card games) a case from which playing cards are dealt one at a time

    brake shoe, skid, horseshoe

  3. horseshoe, shoe(noun)

    U-shaped plate nailed to underside of horse's hoof

    brake shoe, skid, horseshoe

  4. brake shoe, shoe, skid(verb)

    a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation

    brake shoe, sideslip, skid, horseshoe, slip

  5. shoe(verb)

    furnish with shoes

    "the children were well shoed"

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. shoe(n)

    boot, balmoral, goodyear welt, clog, sock, buskin, sandal, slipper, creedmore, creole, stogy, chopine, brogan, blucher, bottine, moccasin, oxford, sabot, pump, cracowes, poulaine, racket

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    footwear, shoes, zapata, soulier, shoelace, sandal, sneaker, slipper, hoof, yaw, chaussures, cage

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How to use shoe in a sentence?

  1. Barbara Ehrenreich:

    In sci-fi convention, life-forms that hadn't developed space travel were mere prehistory -- horse-shoe crabs of the cosmic scene -- and something of the humiliation of being stuck on a provincial planet in a galactic backwater has stayed with me ever since.

  2. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    Sometimes the opinion is like a shoe, you have to find the shoe that suits you best, but don't force me to wear your shoes.

  3. Jake Riley:

    The guys I was competing against were also wearing some sort of carbon fiber-plated shoe and I was able to compete against them and feel strong, it's more just( about) taking the playing field back to even.

  4. Elizabeth Semmelhack:

    The sneaker is segueing away from simply being a fitness shoe to being a fashion shoe.

  5. Erin Smith:

    Over three billion people can only afford that type of shoe, they hang on to them, they fix them, they duct tape them, mend them and then usually discard them.

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