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skyscraper heels Syllabification: sky·scrap·er heels

Definition of skyscraper heels in English:

plural noun

informal
Women’s shoes with very high heels: tottering around in skyscraper heels all afternoon had clearly taken a toll on her toes
More example sentences
  • Remember the skyscraper heels she used to favour in blithe disregard of the fact that she was pushing 100?
  • Dressed in skyscraper heels and a figure-hugging, jewel-encrusted frock she oozed confidence that touched on the arrogant.
  • She was still trying to decide between skyscraper heels that would make her legs look better or lower heels that would be more comfortable.

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