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tennis shoe

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noun
  1. 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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Historical Examples

  • How well she could remember the tennis-shoe, with its ribbed rubber sole, in place of that highly-polished calf thing!

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    William de Morgan


British Dictionary definitions for tennis shoe

tennis shoe

noun
  1. a rubber-soled canvas shoe tied with laces
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