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gaiter Saltos de línea: gai¦ter
Pronunciación: /ˈɡeɪtə/

Definición de gaiter en inglés:

sustantivo

(usually gaiters)
1A protective covering of cloth or leather for the ankle and lower leg: gaiters to keep snow out of your boots
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The tails of his black cloth coat were pinned up behind to keep them from rubbing; he had on a pair of moleskin trousers and leather gaiters, and in his hand he carried a little whip of rhinoceros hide.
  • Anyone planning to go on this walk should think seriously about wearing long trousers or protective gaiters because the hillsides in this part of Mount Mee State Forest have a waist-high covering of a spiky shrub called bitter pea.
  • The men wear an oddly Victorian combination of stylized frock coats and gaiters, seemingly Gaultier-influenced.
1.1chiefly US A shoe or overshoe extending to the ankle or above.
1.2A flexible covering for the base of a gear lever or other mechanical part: the yellow gaiter around the gearstick ripped slightly
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Leather is also used to trim the three-spoke sports steering wheel, the gear lever knob and gaiter and the handbrake handle.
  • With the Visual Leather Pack the upgraded interior benefits from fascia inserts, and a leather-covered steering wheel, gear lever gaiter, handbrake cover and gaiter.
  • The C700 units are suitable for mounting into panels up to 3mm thick and are supplied with a flexible PVC gaiter and bezel as standard, providing sealing around the knob and spindle to IP65.

Origen

Early 18th century: from French guêtre, probably of Germanic origin and related to wrist.

Derivados

gaitered

1
Pronunciación: /ˈɡeɪtəd/
adjetivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Trousers and gaitered trousers are the preferred uniform item for the British Army late war impression.
  • They wear dark blue coats with red facings and lining, and white small clothes with gaitered trousers.
  • I was all gaitered up but a lot of the day was spend jumping from log to grass tussock and back to log.

Palabras que riman con gaiter

cater, crater, creator, curator, data, debater, delator, dumbwaiter, equator, fascinator, freighter, frustrater, grater, gyrator, hater, later, legator, mater, negator, pater, peseta, plater, rotator, skater, slater, stater, tater, traitor, ultimata, understater, upstater, waiter

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