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weejuns

Line breaks: wee|juns
Pronunciation: /ˈwiːdʒənz
 
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Definition of weejuns in English:

plural noun

trademark
Moccasin-style shoes for casual wear.
Example sentences
  • You need leather soles as are found on weejuns in order to slide.
  • In trying to add his own unique stamp to the popular loafer, John Bass began producing loafers he called weejuns that had a strap across the top of the shoe for style purposes, as a loafer is traditionally defined as having no buckles or laces.

Origin

1950s: an invented word.

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