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sneakernoun [C]

uk   /ˈsniː.kər/  us   /-kɚ/ US (UK trainer)
A2 a ​type of ​light, ​comfortableshoe that is ​suitable for ​playingsports
(Definition of sneaker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sneakernoun [C]

 us   /ˈsni·kər/
a ​lightshoe that has a ​top made of ​cloth and a ​bottom made of ​rubber, ​worn esp. for ​sports
(Definition of sneaker from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sneaker”
in Arabic حِذاء رِياضي…
in Korean 고무창 운동화…
in Portuguese tênis…
in Catalan sabatilla d’esport…
in Japanese スニーカー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 运动鞋…
in Turkish yumuşak spor ayakkabısı…
in Russian спортивная туфля…
in Chinese (Traditional) 運動鞋…
in Italian scarpa sportiva/da ginnastica…
in Polish tenisówka…
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