stiletto heel

[ sti-let-oh heel ]
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  1. a very high heel that tapers to a narrow base, used on women's shoes, sandals, and boots.

  2. a shoe, sandal, or boot with such a heel.

Origin of stiletto heel

First recorded in 1950–55
  • Also called sti·let·to; spike heel [spahyk-heel] /ˈspaɪk ˈhil/ .

Words Nearby stiletto heel Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024