shoestring Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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shoestringnoun [C usually plural]

uk   us   /ˈʃuː.strɪŋ/
US a shoelace
(Definition of shoestring from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shoestring”
in Arabic رِباط الحِذاء…
in Korean 신발끈…
in Portuguese cordão de sapato, cadarço…
in Catalan cordó…
in Japanese 靴ひも…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鞋带…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鞋帶…
in Italian stringa, laccio…
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