a sports shoe with a rubber sole (usually pebbled) and a stitched canvas upper that laces over the instep.
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Origin of tennis shoe
First recorded in 1890–95
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Example sentences from the Web for tennis shoe
How well she could remember the tennis-shoe, with its ribbed rubber sole, in place of that highly-polished calf thing!Somehow Good|William de Morgan
British Dictionary definitions for tennis shoe
a rubber-soled canvas shoe tied with laces
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