Definition of sneaker in English:


Line breaks: sneak¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈsniːkə


chiefly North American
  • A soft shoe worn for sports or casual occasions.
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    • We are a casual footwear brand for the sneaker wearing generation.
    • Dress them down with sneakers or flip-flops or take them out on the town with heels.
    • Turns out the kids are wearing roller shoes - normal sneakers with a handy wheel underneath.

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