toeshoe

or toe shoe

[ toh-shoo ]
/ ˈtoʊˌʃu /

noun Ballet.

a dance slipper fitted with a thick, reinforced toe to enable the ballet dancer to toe-dance.

Nearby words

  1. toefl,
  2. toehold,
  3. toenail,
  4. toepiece,
  5. toerag,
  6. toetoe,
  7. toey,
  8. tofc,
  9. toff,
  10. toffee

Origin of toeshoe


Also called pointe shoe.

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