high–top

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adjective \ˈhī-ˌtäp\

Definition of high–top

  1. :  extending up over the ankle high–top sneakers

high–tops

play \ˈhī-ˌtäps\ plural noun

1810

First Known Use of high–top

1810


HIGH–TOP Defined for English Language Learners

high–top

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adjective \ˈhī-ˌtäp\

Definition of high–top for English Language Learners

  • of a shoe or sneaker : extending up over the ankle

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