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Meaning of “footwear” in the English Dictionary

"footwear" in British English

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footwearnoun [U]

uk   /ˈfʊt.weər/  us   /-wer/
shoes, ​boots, or any other ​outercovering for the ​humanfoot: You'll need some ​fairlytough footwear to go ​hiking in the ​mountains.
(Definition of footwear from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"footwear" in American English

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footwearnoun [U]

 us   /ˈfʊtˌweər/
shoes, ​boots, or other ​outer coverings for the ​feet
(Definition of footwear from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"footwear" in Business English

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footwearnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈfʊtweər/ COMMERCE
things such as shoes and ​boots that ​peoplewear on their ​feet: Last month ​sales of clothes and footwear ​fell by a further 17%. a footwear ​maker/​manufacturer/​retailer a footwear ​business/​company the footwear ​industry/​market
(Definition of footwear from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “footwear”
in Chinese (Simplified) 鞋类…
in Turkish ayağa giyilen her tür giyecek, ayakkabı…
in Russian обувь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鞋類…
in Polish obuwie…
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