noun san·dal \ˈsan-dəl\

: a shoe with a bottom part that is held in place with straps around the foot and sometimes the ankle

Full Definition of SANDAL

:  a shoe consisting of a sole strapped to the foot
:  a low-cut shoe that fastens by an ankle strap
:  a strap to hold on a slipper or low shoe
:  a rubber overshoe cut very low
san·daled also san·dalled \ˈsan-dəld\ adjective

Origin of SANDAL

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin sandalium, from Greek sandalion, diminutive of sandalon sandal
First Known Use: 14th century
SANDALLED Defined for Kids


noun san·dal \ˈsan-dəl\

Definition of SANDAL for Kids

:  a shoe consisting of a sole that is held in place by straps


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