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Synonyms for toe

the part of footwear that provides a covering for the toes

forepart of a hoof

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(golf) the part of a clubhead farthest from the shaft

walk so that the toes assume an indicated position or direction

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drive obliquely

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hit (a golf ball) with the toe of the club

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drive (a golf ball) with the toe of the club

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touch with the toe

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References in classic literature ?
These were in one or two places so narrow, that in stepping over them with toes well turned out for greater security, ONE END OF THE FOOT PROJECTED OVER THE AWFUL PRECIPICE ON THE RIGHT, WHILE THE OTHER WAS ON THE BEGINNING OF THE ICE SLOPE ON THE LEFT, WHICH WAS SCARCELY LESS STEEP THAN THE ROCKS.
As a duck with its eyelids, so he with his nose Trims his belt and his buttons, and turns out his toes.
She looked Mariequita up and down, from her ugly brown toes to her pretty black eyes, and back again.
The creature could bend either way, and its white toes now curled the same way the black ones on the other side had done.
Mr Swiviller looked with a supercilious smile at Mr Chegg's toes, then raised his eyes from them to his ankles, from that to his shin, from that to his knee, and so on very gradually, keeping up his right leg, until he reached his waistcoat, when he raised his eyes from button to button until he reached his chin, and travelling straight up the middle of his nose came at last to his eyes, when he said abruptly,
At these words Richard Swiviller withdrew his eyes from Mr Chegg's face, and travelling down the middle of his nose and down his waistcoat and down his right leg, reached his toes again, and carefully surveyed him; this done, he crossed over, and coming up the other legt and thence approaching by the waistcoat as before, said when had got to his eyes, 'No sir, I haven't.
We remained untouched by its beauties, each buried in an easy-chair toasting our toes at the fire.
And indeed everybody in the room looked with a smile of pleasure at the jovial old gentleman, who standing beside his tall and stout partner, Marya Dmitrievna, curved his arms, beat time, straightened his shoulders, turned out his toes, tapped gently with his foot, and, by a smile that broadened his round face more and more, prepared the onlookers for what was to follow.
Faster, faster, and faster; lightly, more lightly, and yet more lightly whirled the count, flying round Marya Dmitrievna, now on his toes, now on his heels; until, turning his partner round to her seat, he executed the final pas, raising his soft foot backwards, bowing his perspiring head, smiling and making a wide sweep with his arm, amid a thunder of applause and laughter led by Natasha.
Mick Wood, 53, found himself at the cutting-edge of medical science when his toe was fitted with a Cartiva implant - a 'spacer' made of slippery, organic polymer.
Lesser toe deformities are caused by alterations in normal anatomy, which create an imbalance between the intrinsic and extrinsic muscles of the foot.
The primary energy demand increased from 6 million 136 thousand toe by the end of August 2014 to 6 million 325 thousand toe by the end of the same month in 2015, up 3%.
We had to wear pumps-high-heel, closed shoes that do not expose the toes, the sides and the back of the feet.
Hammertoes, deformities of the second, third or fourth toe that cause the toe to bend at the middle joint instead of pointing forward, are one of the most common deformities of the lesser toes.
Put a piece of cotton wool or gauze between your injured toe and the one next to it and tape the two toes together with a plaster.