footwear

noun foot·wear \ ˈfu̇t-ˌwer \
Updated on: 22 Nov 2017

Definition of footwear

: wearing apparel (such as shoes or boots) for the feet

Examples of footwear in a Sentence

  1. sneakers, loafers, and other casual footwear

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First Known Use of footwear

1850


FOOTWEAR Defined for English Language Learners

footwear

noun

Definition of footwear for English Language Learners

  • : things (such as shoes and boots) that are worn on your feet



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