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"high heels" in British English

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high heelsnoun [plural]

uk   us  
women's ​shoes in which the ​heels are ​raised high off the ​ground
high-heeled
adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˌhaɪˈhɪəld/
high-heeled ​shoes
(Definition of high heels from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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high heelsplural noun

 /ˈhɑɪ ˈhilz/ (also high-heeled shoes,  /ˈhɑɪˌhild ˈʃuz/ )
shoes usually ​worn by women that have a very ​tallpiece on the ​bottom that ​lifts the back of the ​foothigher than the ​front
(Definition of high heels from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “high heels”
in Arabic كَعب عال…
in Korean 하이힐…
in Portuguese sapato alto…
in Catalan sabates de taló…
in Japanese ハイヒール…
in Chinese (Simplified) 高跟鞋…
in Turkish yüksek topuklu ayakkabı…
in Russian туфли на высоких каблуках…
in Chinese (Traditional) 高跟鞋…
in Italian tacchi alti…
in Polish wysokie obcasy…
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