Translation of shoe in Spanish:
- 1 (Clothing) a pair of shoesun par de zapatosput your shoes onponte los zapatoshigh-heeled shoes
cálzatezapatos de tacón or (Southern Cone) de taco (alto)they sell shoesvenden zapatosvenden calzado [formal]to be in somebody's shoesI wouldn't like to be in her shoesno me gustaría estar en su lugarno me gustaría estar en su pellejo [colloquial]in his shoes I'd be worriedyo en su lugar or yo que él, estaría preocupadoto fit like an old shoe (American English) to know where the shoe pinchessaber dónde aprieta el zapatoto shake o tremble o quake in one's shoestemblar de miedoto step into somebody's shoespasar a ocupar el puesto de alguiento wait for dead men's shoes (British English)esperar a que se muera alguien(before noun) the shoe industry shoe menderzapatero, (-ra) (masculine, feminine)shoe repairsarreglos (masculine plural) de zapatos
reparación (feminine) de calzadoExample sentences
- 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.
- 2 (for horse)Example sentences
- 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 shod
herrarir 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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