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"slipper" in British English

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slippernoun [C]

uk   /ˈslɪp.ər/  us   // (UK old-fashioned also carpet slipper)
a ​type of ​soft, ​comfortableshoe for ​wearing inside the ​house: a ​pair of slippers He put on his ​bathrobe and slippers.
(Definition of slipper from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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slippernoun [C]

 us   /ˈslɪp·ər/
a ​soft, ​comfortableshoeworn inside the ​house
(Definition of slipper from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “slipper”
in Arabic خُفّ, شِبْشِب (مِصْر)…
in Korean 슬리퍼, 실내화…
in Portuguese pantufa…
in Catalan sabatilla…
in Japanese スリッパ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拖鞋…
in Turkish terlik…
in Russian тапочка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拖鞋…
in Italian pantofola…
in Polish kapeć…
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