kitten heel


Definition of kitten heel

: a short stiletto heel on women's shoes

Examples of kitten heel in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Who wouldn’t want to prance around à la Carrie Bradshaw in a pair of kitten heel mules? Madeline Fass, Vogue, 29 June 2021 Channel both energies with a barely-there kitten heel. Sarah Spellings, Vogue, 14 Apr. 2021 She is rarely seen without a kitten heel or stiletto boot, adding height to her petite frame. Alexandra Jaffe And Aamer Madhani,, 10 June 2021 These By Far sandals take the kitten heel to a new extreme. Alexis Bennett, Vogue, 3 Apr. 2021 For accessories, the actress loves a kitten heel boot and a wool fedora. Alexis Bennett, Vogue, 18 Dec. 2020 Kendall accessorized the look with a silver necklace, dangly silver earrings, and dark brown kitten heel shoes. Kayleigh Roberts, Harper's BAZAAR, 7 Nov. 2019 Strap on a pair of kitten heel mules or a lace-up sandal to offset this cocktail-length dress that's perfect for the dance floor. Sara Holzman, Marie Claire, 14 Jan. 2020 The coupling of the gingham and kitten heels borrows a page straight from Friends’ Rachel Green, another fiend for the fabric. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 31 July 2019

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First Known Use of kitten heel

1956, in the meaning defined above

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13 Jul 2021

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“Kitten heel.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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