Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “shoe”

shoe

noun /ʃuː/
an outer covering for the foot
zapato
a new pair of shoes.
(also horseshoe) a curved piece of iron nailed to the hoof of a horse.
herradura
shod /ʃod/ adjective with a shoe or shoes on.
calzado
shoelace noun ( (also shoestringAmerican)) a kind of string or cord for fastening a shoe
cordón
She is doing up her shoelaces.
shoemaker noun a person who makes, repairs, or sells shoes.
zapatero
on a shoestring with or using very little money
muy justo, con pocos recursos
He has to live on a shoestring.
(Definition of shoe from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Expressions used to describe situations, but you might be interested in these topics from the Happenings and events topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “shoe” in Spanish

Definitions of “shoe” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

give the green light to sth

to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More