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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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We need to make sure everyone is toeing the line and looking after our kids' interests.
Now in his 23rd year at Westminster, Mr Cook, pictured, continues to show no sign of toeing the line or any intention of retiring.
As a Catholic, I have been distressed to see how some of our bishops have misused even our most sacred sacrament to punish politicians whom they do not think are toeing the line. They have made the abortion issue the one and only issue.
School programs based on "toeing the line" were being challenged by John Dewey and other progressives who considered education of the whole child through activity to be the goal of schooling.
Editor Jim Cremin, a former racing manager with I gather a somewhat maverick reputation for not toeing the line, last week argued that Billabong's entry for the William Hill Northumberland Plate at Brough Park should have been politely rejected.