espadrille

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noun es·pa·drille \ˈe-spə-ˌdril\

Definition of espadrille

  1. :  a sandal usually having a fabric upper and a flexible sole

Origin and Etymology of espadrille

French, alteration of espardille, ultimately from Latin spartum


First Known Use: 1892

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