high-top

or high·top


adjective

denoting a sneaker that covers the ankle.

noun Usually high-tops.

high-top sneakers.

Origin of high-top

First recorded in 1980–85
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British Dictionary definitions for high tops

high tops


pl n

training shoes that reach above the ankles
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