deck shoe

noun

Definition of deck shoe

: a low shoe having a nonslip sole and a lace that is threaded through a channel around the back of the shoe

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For the non-cleats-wearing rest of us, Joshua Klein, of Eastland Shoe Co. in Freeport, Maine, was showing off deck shoes plastered with baseball logos. Janelle Nanos, BostonGlobe.com, "The crowd goes wild: After years of traditional fan gear, MLB is letting its freak flag fly," 29 June 2018

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1944, in the meaning defined above

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deck shoe

noun

English Language Learners Definition of deck shoe

: a flat shoe that is usually made of thick cloth and has a rubber bottom

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