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Turkish slipper Syllabification: Turk·ish slip·per

Definition of Turkish slipper in English:


A soft heelless slipper with a turned-up toe.
Example sentences
  • The five stallions had extremely long feet that turned up like Turkish slippers.
  • The Turkish slipper, with a long pointed toe, was brought to Europe from the East in the 12 th century.
  • In the Nineteenth Dynasty a style with an upturned toe appeared, a forerunner of the Turkish slipper.
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