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

Examples of deck shoe in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The very first style was a lace-up canvas deck shoe known as the Style 44. Adam Tschorn, Los Angeles Times, 7 May 2021 Tie up your deck shoes and cue the Nicholas Britell. Julie Kosin, Harper's BAZAAR, 20 Aug. 2019 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, 29 June 2018

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First Known Use of deck shoe

1944, in the meaning defined above

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“Deck shoe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deck%20shoe. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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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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