footwear

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n footwear covering for a person's feet
    • n footwear clothing worn on a person's feet
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Usage

In literature:

For a long time Jinnie was willing to remain quietly on the hut steps where she could see the cobbler whacking away on the torn footwear.
"Rose O'Paradise" by Grace Miller White
Just show Tanners Famous Line of Footwear.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science February 1930" by Various
Our footwear continued to be boots of the tall cavalry model with pointed toes and high heels.
"A Son of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland
Never had he seen such an array of feminine footwear intended for the same pair of feet.
"The Valley of Silent Men" by James Oliver Curwood
He had not had leather footwear for years and years.
"Ditte: Girl Alive!" by Martin Andersen Nexo
The high-heeled boots worn by cowpunchers are not easy footwear to walk in.
"Frances of the Ranges" by Amy Bell Marlowe
Sandals were the usual form of footwear, and variety was given by the length and graceful folding of the straps.
"Greek Women" by Mitchell Carroll
The condition of their footwear had begun to worry them.
"Northern Diamonds" by Frank Lillie Pollock
The ideal footwear should give security, be easy on the feet, wear well, and give absolute protection.
"Camp and Trail" by Stewart Edward White
They prepare their linen from hemp, their clothing from skins of wild animals and wool, their footwear from hides and leather.
"The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State" by Frederick Engels
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In news:

The new site serves as a sourcing portal for buyers, purchasing professionals and manufacturers of apparel, footwear, home and commercial textiles.
Runners experience sensation of having no footwear.
A more appropriate name for MOO SHOES, actually the city's only vegan footwear store, would be Moo -less Shoes, but then the pun would be ruined.
The Car That Might Save Lincoln Comes Wearing Fancy Footwear.
Handout US retailer Marshalls, which will open in the city next year, sells clothing, footwear and home fashions.
Earlier this week luxury footwear designer Nicholas Kirkwood hosted a party at his New York City shop, toasting to both his recent British Fashion Awards nod and the holiday season.
Sterne, Agee raised estimates slightly for the footwear and apparel firm.
(AP) — Athletic footwear and apparel giant Nike Inc plans to expand its operations in Oregon and hire hundreds of workers but wants the government to promise that tax rules won't change, prompting a special session of the Legislature.
Athletic footwear and apparel giant Nike Inc plans to expand its operations in Oregon and hire hundreds of workers but wants the government to promise that tax rules won't change, prompting a special session of the Legislature.
Running with the Athletic Footwear Giant.
On race day, participants have the option to run with or without shoes, and organizers will collect gently worn footwear for the charity Soles4Souls.
The Italian footwear brand has snatched up Rita as its model for their Spring/Summer 2013 campaign.
Orthopedic shoes have often been considered an unattractive option of footwear for people with medical conditions that affect their legs and feet.
The new site will feature discounted outdoor clothing and footwear.
Original SWAT Footwear is known for footwear with superior comfort and tactical performance, including the Dress Oxford , a footwear basic for the law enforcement professional.
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