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shoe

noun [C] uk   /ʃuː/ us  
A1 one of a pair of coverings for your feet, usually made of a strong material such as leather, with a thick leather or plastic sole (= base) and usually a heel: flat/high-heeled shoes gym/tennis shoes He put on/took off his new pair of shoes. Hurry and do up/lace up your shoes. a shoe shop a horseshoe
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shoe

verb [T] uk   /ʃuː/ ( present participle shoeing, past tense and past participle shod or US also shoed) us  
If you shoe a horse, you nail a horseshoe (= a curved piece of metal) to one or each of its feet.
Translations of “shoe”
in Korean 신발…
in Arabic حِذاء…
in French chaussure, fer à cheval…
in Turkish ayakkabı, pabuç…
in Italian scarpa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鞋, 馬蹄鐵…
in Russian туфля, ботинок…
in Polish but…
in Spanish zapato, herradura…
in Portuguese sapato…
in German der Schuh, das Hufeisen…
in Catalan sabata…
in Japanese 靴…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鞋, 马蹄铁…
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