- a simple past tense and past participle of shoe.
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Examples from the Web for well-shod
And Susan tapped the pavement with a well-shod boot and showed her white teeth.The Strollers
Frederic S. Isham
The people at the wayside stations are all well-dressed and well-shod.Ireland as It Is
Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
Our troops, well-shod and well-fed, moved with alacrity and heartiness.Roads of Destiny
Miss Pierce stamped a well-shod foot in memory of her manifold wrongs.The Clarion
Samuel Hopkins Adams
But finding soon another roadBeneath his well-shod feet, The snorting boast began to trot,Which gall'd him in his seat.The Diverting History of John Gilpin
- the past participle of shoe
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Word Origin and History for well-shod
"wearing shoes," late 14c., from Middle English past participle of shoe (v.), surviving chiefly in compounds, e.g. roughshod, slipshod, etc.
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