soft-shoe

adjective
\ ˈsȯf(t)-ˈshü How to pronounce soft-shoe (audio) \

Definition of soft-shoe

: of or relating to tap dancing done in soft-soled shoes without metal taps

First Known Use of soft-shoe

1888, in the meaning defined above

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“Soft-shoe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/soft-shoe. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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