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toe British & World English

Any of the five digits at the end of the human foot

toe English Thesaurus

unfamiliar situations keep us on our toes

toe-in British & World English

A slight forward convergence of a pair of wheels so that they are closer together in front than behind

toe box British & World English

A piece of stiffened material between the lining and the toecap of a shoe

toe-out British & World English

A slight forward divergence of a pair of wheels so that they are closer together behind than in front

peep-toe British & World English

(Of a shoe) having the tip cut away to leave the large toe partially exposed

tippy-toe British & World English

Walk on the tips of one’s toes; tiptoe

toe clip British & World English

A clip on a bicycle pedal to prevent the foot from slipping

toe loop British & World English

A jump, initiated with the help of the supporting foot, in which the skater makes a full turn in the air, taking off from and landing on the outside edge of the same foot

toe to toe British & World English

(Of two people) standing directly in front of one another, especially in order to fight or argue

hammer toe British & World English

A toe that is bent permanently downwards, typically as a result of pressure from footwear

little toe British & World English

The smallest toe, on the outer side of the foot

toe-curling British & World English

Very embarrassing or excessively sentimental

toe-tapping British & World English

(Of music) making one want to tap one’s feet; lively

tic-tac-toe British & World English

North American term for noughts and crosses.

toe the line British & World English

Accept the authority, policies, or principles of a particular group, especially unwillingly

toe in/out in toe British & World English

Walk with the toes pointed in (or out)

from head to toe British & World English

All over one’s body

dip one's toe into British & World English

Put one’s toe briefly in (water), typically to check the temperature

toe to toe in toe British & World English

(Of two people) standing directly in front of one another, especially in order to fight or argue

tiptoe British & World English

Walk quietly and carefully with one’s heels raised and one’s weight on the balls of the feet

toecap British & World English

A piece of steel or leather constituting or fitted over the front part of a boot or shoe as protection or reinforcement

toehold British & World English

A small place where a person’s foot can be lodged to support them, especially while climbing

toerag British & World English

A contemptible or worthless person

toe the line in toe British & World English

Accept the authority, policies, or principles of a particular group, especially unwillingly

dip one's toe into in dip British & World English

Put one’s toe briefly in (water), typically to check the temperature

tick-tack-toe in tic-tac-toe British & World English

North American term for noughts and crosses.

tiptoe round/around in tiptoe British & World English

Carefully avoid discussing or dealing with (a difficult or sensitive subject)

toe the line in line1 English Thesaurus

sooner or later a boy has to learn to toe the line

toe the line in toe English Thesaurus

the medical community needs to toe the line on informed consent

dip one's toe into or in in dip British & World English

Put one’s toe briefly in (water), typically to check the temperature