Definition of sparable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsperəb(ə)l/


A headless nail used for the soles and heels of shoes.
Example sentences
  • I put a patch inside the right shoe - and have nailed them inside the toe and put sparables in the heels.


Early 17th century: contraction of sparrow-bill, in the same sense.

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Syllabification: spar·a·ble

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