Translation of brogue in Spanish:

brogue

Pronunciation: /brəʊg/

n

  • 1.1 (shoe)zapato bajo de cuero
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    • Other accessories include beards and sideburns (confirming that hairy faces are back) and for your feet there's desert boots, brogues and Chelsea boots for extra comfy rambling.
    • Shoes are now considered to be one of, if not the most important part of an outfit, be they stilettos, brogues, cowboy boots or sneakers.
    • Where once ballet slippers, car shoes, moccasins and brogues were once boringly themselves, now they've somehow interbred, jollied up and produced a new generation of lightened-up fashion ideas.
    1.2 (Irish accent) (no pl) acento (m) irlandés
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    • It seemed to be a mix between the English accent and the Irish brogue.
    • Instead of the melodious tones of an Irish brogue, the exaggerated drawl of an angry young man spat from the earpiece.
    • Irish people speak English with an accent known as a brogue.

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