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sneaker

[ snee-ker ]
/ ˈsni kər /
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noun

a high or low shoe, usually of fabric such as canvas, with a rubber or synthetic sole.
one who sneaks; a sneak.

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Origin of sneaker

First recorded in 1590–1600; sneak + -er1
sneaker , snicker
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