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gladiator sandal

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Definition of gladiator sandal in English:

noun

An open-toed T-bar sandal with multiple straps running across the foot in a style designed to resemble that of the footwear of ancient Roman gladiators.
Example sentences
  • The writing is on the wall: the flip-flop is dead, for the gladiator sandal has taken over the world.
  • One of the nicest styles that you can get is the gladiator sandal, which is really coming back into style this summer.
  • It is a gladiator sandal that can easily be dressed up or worn casually.

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