shoe


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Synonyms for shoe

(card games) a case from which playing cards are dealt one at a time

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U-shaped plate nailed to underside of horse's hoof

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a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation

References in classic literature ?
This little shoe was the universe to her, as we have already said.
if I could only once, just once more, a single time, put this shoe on her pretty little pink foot, I would die blessing you, good Virgin.
The roads were stony, having been recently mended; going over them at this pace, my shoe became looser, and as we neared the turnpike gate it came off.
Over this road, with one shoe gone, I was forced to gallop at my utmost speed, my rider meanwhile cutting into me with his whip, and with wild curses urging me to go still faster.
Here is monsieur, who knows a well-made shoe when he sees one.
Tell monsieur what kind of shoe it is, and the maker's name.
It was the second little jacket and pair of shoes that Peter had lost in a fortnight!
Up to five, whether shoes or shirts or pillow-slips, Michael would fetch the number requested.
The landlady flung a pair of lady's shoes into the yard, and bustled away.
Number five,' said Sam, as he picked up the shoes, and taking a piece of chalk from his pocket, made a memorandum of their destination on the soles--'Lady's shoes and private sittin'- room
No; he will be very unhappy, and will assuredly bless the moment when he feels that he has freed himself from the fatal shoes.
But the silver shoes are yours, and you shall have them to wear.
The Witch of the East was proud of those silver shoes," said one of the Munchkins, "and there is some charm connected with them; but what it is we never knew.
They danced on till three o'clock in the morning, and then all their shoes were worn out, so that they were obliged to leave off.
In the morning the soldier said nothing about what had happened, but determined to see more of this strange adventure, and went again the second and third night; and every thing happened just as before; the princesses danced each time till their shoes were worn to pieces, and then returned home.