toe box


noun

a piece of stiffened material, as leather, placed between the lining and the toecap of a shoe.

Nearby words

  1. toddy table,
  2. todt,
  3. tody,
  4. toe,
  5. toe and heel,
  6. toe clip,
  7. toe crack,
  8. toe dance,
  9. toe loop,
  10. toe pick

Origin of toe box

First recorded in 1925–30

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