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espadrille

[ es-puh-dril ]

noun

  1. a flat shoe with a cloth upper, a rope sole, and sometimes lacing that ties around the ankle.
  2. a casual shoe resembling this, often with a wedge heel instead of a flat sole.


espadrille

/ ˌɛspəˈdrɪl /

noun

  1. a light shoe with a canvas upper, esp with a braided cord sole


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Word History and Origins

Origin of espadrille1

1860–65; < French < Provençal espardilho, diminutive of espart esparto
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Word History and Origins

Origin of espadrille1

C19: from French, from Provençal espardilho, diminutive of espart esparto ; so called from the use of esparto for the soles of such shoes

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