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.

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Also called pointe shoe.

Origin of toeshoe

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