Definition of ballet shoe in English:

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ballet shoe

(also ballet pump, ballet flat)


A light, round-toed shoe with very flat heels for women or girls, resembling the type worn by ballet dancers.
Example sentences
  • Next, I was swayed by the cutest ballet shoes.
  • An alternative shoe style which will make a surprise appearance in 2006 will be ballet shoes.
  • She may find it difficult to find shoes that fit (ballet shoes with pink bows do not count).

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Syllabification: bal·let shoe

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