Definition of shoelace in English:

shoelace

Syllabification: shoe·lace
Pronunciation: /ˈSHo͞oˌlās
 
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noun

  • A cord or leather strip passed through eyelets or hooks on opposite sides of a shoe and pulled tight and fastened.
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    • He turned around and grabbed one of my shoelaces, I pulled back my foot to prevent him from doing whatever he was going to do.
    • Roth droned and then walked over to shove his feet into a pair of black skateboarding shoes with checkered shoelaces.
    • Dominic nodded, double knotting his shoelaces, and stood up, stretching his arms over his head.

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