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Synonyms for galosh

a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow

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Meanwhile, an elderly man grumbles as he tugs on galoshes, is rude to a doorman and generally trudges, bad-tempered, through his morning.
Waterproofs and galoshes are more likely to be the order of the day than snow ploughs, as rainfall is set to measure 20 to 30mm tomorrow through to early on Sunday.
The Dazzler (right) decided retail therapy was his best bet after pitching up at soggy Royal Lytham in suede sneakers, and he was only after some galoshes to keep his feet dry.
For example, a bear could be dressed in a raincoat with galoshes, holding an umbrella and splashing in puddles.
The lyrically simple text flows across lots of white spaces and the gently playful illustrations depict plenty of action in soft pastel colours and rounded shapes, with every event enlivened by those red galoshes.
Norregaard Frandsen's article, "The Insoluble Conflict of transformation: The Modern Aspect of Hans Christian Andersen's 'The Galoshes of Fortune'", discusses the modern themes in Hans Christian Andersen's tale, published 1838.
Another alternative to classic rain boots worth considering are galoshes, or overshoes, which aren't just for nattily attired businessmen or folks who wear HazMat suits to work.
I'm particularly looking forward to making my own rainbow the next time dad and me don our galoshes and hose down the car (it's pencilled in for Easter weekend).
There was no-one else for miles - just myself, the scattered ashes of the founder of the National Health Service, and a delightful outhouse clinging tenaciously to his commemorative stone, like fresh dog muck sticking to shimmering galoshes," he said.
Still, given the appropriate attire of galoshes and stout wellies, particularly in the first few front rows, then I'm sure you'll be fine.
I see Miguel Huhndorf-Lima throw the softball - while wearing baby-blue rain galoshes, known as his "super boots.
Columbus described the natives playing games with rubber balls and even coating fabrics with the latex to make primitive galoshes.
Peterman catalog, where she writes eroticized blurbs for products like Bengalese Galoshes and the Urban Sombrero.
There's the sound of peepers in springtime pools, reminding us that even April can get a little frog in her throat in such changeable weather; the drip of maple sap from a boy-broken tree branch and the back-to-work buzzing of bees; the chirping of newly hatched chicks; the eager rush and gurgle of city gutters and country trout streams; the satisfying crack of the first clean-hit ball and the mud sucking sound of boys' shoes, unfettered by galoshes, as they play catch in a soggy field.