espadrille

EnglishEdit

 
A black espadrille

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French espadrille.

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NounEdit

espadrille (plural espadrilles)

  1. A light shoe having an upper made of fabric and a sole of rope.
    Synonym: alpargata

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Occitan espardilha. Compare Catalan espardenya.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛs.pa.dʁij/
  • (file)

NounEdit

espadrille f (plural espadrilles)

  1. (Europe) espadrille
    Synonym: espade
  2. (Quebec) sneaker, running shoe
    Synonyms: basket, tennis

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: espadrille

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