\ ˈshäd How to pronounce shod (audio) \

Definition of shod

1a : wearing footgear (such as shoes)
b : equipped with tires
2 : furnished or equipped with a shoe

Examples of shod in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Brakes use four-pot calipers front and rear, and 18-inch forged alloy wheels are shod with Pirelli P Zero tires front and rear. Mike Duff, Car and Driver, "Volvo P1800 Lives Again in 413-HP Cyan Racing Continuation Model," 4 Sep. 2020 Ennamorati was charged with an additional assault and battery with dangerous weapon for using a shod foot. Nicole Chavez, CNN, "Two women in Boston were charged after police say they attacked a mother and daughter for speaking Spanish," 28 Feb. 2020 His additional charges are mayhem; assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, a shod foot; assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, a belt; and domestic assault and battery causing serious bodily injury, police said. Travis Andersen,, "Revere man, 23, allegedly beat woman with his belt and foot, leaving her with ‘severe injuries’," 7 May 2018 His mother, Margaret (Holland) Neal, taught economics and music in high school, and his father, Homer Neal, shod horses. Karen Weintraub, New York Times, "Homer A. Neal, Leader in Physics Who Explored Matter, Dies at 75," 8 June 2018 Singleton-Legget faces a charge of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, a shod foot. Danny Mcdonald,, "Two Dorchester teens charged in Kenwood Street slaying," 10 Feb. 2018 From the oversized sneaker-shod foot rising from the ground to hover over guests’ head (a nod to Golf Wang’s latest campaign), to attendees dressed fastidiously in the rapper’s brand, Golf Wang was everywhere. Stephanie Smith-strickland, Billboard, "Tyler, The Creator, Mac Miller & More Set the Tone at Day 1 of Camp Flog Gnaw," 29 Oct. 2017 So, like, what? Why was Birkenstock trying to stick its practically shod foot in the door of Paris Fashion Week? Luke Leitch, Vogue, "BirkenShock! After 242 Years, Birkenstock Premieres at Paris Fashion Week," 25 June 2017

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First Known Use of shod

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for shod

Middle English, from past participle of shoen to shoe, from Old English scōgan, from scōh shoe — more at shoe

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“Shod.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Apr. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of shod

literary : wearing shoes

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