Definition of Cuban heel in English:

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Cuban heel

Pronunciation: /ˌkyo͞obən ˈhēl/

noun

A moderately high, straight-sided heel on a shoe or boot.
Example sentences
  • You have a tendency to march to a different beat, but this month you need to get in step with your psychic drummer, and for this you will need new shoes - brown ones with a Cuban heel.
  • The suits were outrageously bad so I went for the leather jacket and the Cuban heels which were fantastic.
  • The best kind are those with Cuban heels - you can't beat that.

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Syllabification: Cu·ban heel

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