heelless
adjective see heel I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Heelless — Heel less, a. Without a heel. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heelless — Ⅰ. heel [1] ► NOUN 1) the back part of the foot below the ankle. 2) the part of a shoe or boot supporting the heel. 3) the part of the palm of the hand next to the wrist. 4) informal, dated a contemptible person. ► EXCLAMATION ▪ …   English terms dictionary

  • heelless — adjective Without a heel. Shoes that have a flat sole …   Wiktionary

  • heelless — adj. without a heel or heels …   English contemporary dictionary

  • heelless — heel·less …   English syllables

  • heelless — ˈhēllə̇s adjective : having no heel …   Useful english dictionary

  • moccasin — /mok euh sin, zeuhn/, n. 1. a heelless shoe made entirely of soft leather, as deerskin, with the sole brought up and attached to a piece of U shaped leather on top of the foot, worn originally by the American Indians. 2. a hard soled shoe or… …   Universalium

  • track shoe — noun 1. : the shoe of a track brake 2. : a heelless leather shoe having steel spikes on the sole to give traction to a runner * * * 1. a light, heelless, usually leather shoe having either steel spikes for use outdoors on a cinder or dirt track,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ballet slipper — allet slipper n. a heelless slipper specifically designed to be worn by ballet dancers while dancing. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • moccasin — noun Etymology: Virginia Algonquian mockasin Date: circa 1612 1. a. a soft leather heelless shoe or boot with the sole brought up the sides of the foot and over the toes where it is joined with a puckered seam to a U shaped piece lying on top of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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