great toe

noun

Definition of great toe

: big toe There is a sudden onset of pain in one, maybe two joints, most often at the base of the great toe.— Paul G. Donohue

Examples of great toe in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At various points this season, the third-year guard out of Villanova has missed games due to a right great toe sprain and soreness and he’s been listed on the injury report with left Achilles soreness. Jim Owczarski, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 28 May 2021 For the Timberwolves, Jimmy Butler (with soreness in his right knee) and Jamal Crawford (sprained left great toe) have missed the past two games and will be reevaluated prior to Wednesday's game. OregonLive.com, 23 Jan. 2018 Jamal Crawford also sat out with a left great toe sprain. ... USA TODAY, 20 Jan. 2018

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'great toe.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of great toe

1616, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About great toe

Time Traveler for great toe

Time Traveler

The first known use of great toe was in 1616

See more words from the same year

Statistics for great toe

Last Updated

3 Jun 2021

Cite this Entry

“Great toe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/great%20toe. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for great toe

great toe

noun

Medical Definition of great toe

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!