Translation of shoe in Spanish:
- 1.1 (Clothing) a pair of shoesput your shoes onun par de zapatoshigh-heeled shoesponte los zapatoscálzatethey sell shoeszapatos de tacón or (Southern Cone) de taco (alto)to be in somebody's shoesI wouldn't like to be in her shoesvenden zapatos or [formal] calzadoin his shoes I'd be worriedno me gustaría estar en su lugar or [colloquial] en su pellejoto fit like an old shoe (American English) to know where the shoe pinchesyo en su lugar or yo que él, estaría preocupadoto shake o tremble o quake in one's shoessaber dónde aprieta el zapatoto step into somebody's shoestemblar de miedoto wait for dead men's shoes (British English)pasar a ocupar el puesto de alguien(before noun) the shoe industry shoe menderesperar a que se muera alguienshoe repairszapatero, (-ra) (masculine, feminine)arreglos (masculine plural) de zapatosExample sentences1.2 (for horse)
- He wore black tennis shoes with dull white laces, baggy blue slacks and a white long sleeved shirt.
- Anyone wearing high-heeled shoes would find herself punching holes in the floorboard.
- But even with the assistance of modern machinery and materials, most pointe shoes are still entirely handmade.
also: brake shoe
- First remove any horseshoe nails and clean the shoe with a stiff brush and water to remove packed in-dirt.
- The field was reduced to six when Rapid Ryan was ordered scratched by the stewards in the paddock because he was wearing improper shoes.
- There is a moment of anxiety as Hills dismounts immediately after the line but it transpires that the filly has just twisted a shoe.
transitive verb present shoes present participle shoeing past tense & past participle shod
- (horse)to be well/badly shodir bien/mal calzadoExample sentences
- If you have a lot of rocks in your pasture and/or you ride your horse often in a rocky area; you may need to shoe your horse.
- A blacksmith with an ancestor who shod the horses that took part in the Charge of the Light Brigade is hoping for a grandson - to keep the 170-year-old family firm going for future generations.
- She approached two men, who were shoeing a horse.
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In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.