Definition of slipperette in English:

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slipperette

Pronunciation: /ˌslipəˈret/

noun

trademark
A disposable slipper or similar foot covering, especially of a kind distributed to airline passengers.
Example sentences
  • And, if you always keep these slipperettes in one particular compartment of your suitcase, you're always prepared when packing time comes around.
  • They were a sort of stretchy slipperette type thing.
  • When a young boy or girl attend his or her first Highland Dancing class, the teacher usually advises that a soft pair of plimsolls or slipperettes be worn for the first few lessons.

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Syllabification: slip·per·ette

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