Definition of 'heel'
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So have high heels had their day? The Sun (2016)They will be kicking their heels for the next three months. The Sun (2016)You don't have to wear heels. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Keep your chest up and get as low as you can with all the weight in your heels to get the most from this one. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Like an ankle strap, boots can make heels comfortable simply because you don't have to cling on to them with your toes when you walk. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Hard on the heels of the hose comes a delightfully prolonged blast of warm air. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Look for wedges and shoes or boots with rubber composite heels and soles. The Sun (2008)Wear yours with biker boots or heels and pay for a quality pair. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Usually wear is across the back of the heel or between the back and the outside. The Sun (2010)We donned our wellington boots and carried our high heels. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The op on his right heel is part of his recovery programme. The Sun (2012)His compass was in the heel of his shoe and naturally he got lost. The Sun (2007)Skinny trousers look more modern with kitten heels than platform pumps. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Whose foot will this heel belong to? Times, Sunday Times (2013)There were dozens of jockeys kicking their heels. The Sun (2013)That should last you until you can get to the heel bar. The Sun (2010)She loves shoes and boots with heels. The Sun (2012)Broad suffered a recurrence of his heel injury bowling in the nets and went to hospital for a scan. The Sun (2012)Which you know... may have involved a heel or two. The Sun (2012)
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Translations for 'heel'
British English: heel /hiːl/ NOUN
Your heel is the back part of your foot, just below your ankle.
He hurt his heel.
- American English: heel
- Arabic: كَعْب
- Brazilian Portuguese: calcanhar
- Chinese: 脚后跟
- Croatian: peta
- Czech: pata
- Danish: hæl
- Dutch: hiel
- European Spanish: talón Anatomía
- Finnish: kantapää
- French: talon
- German: Ferse
- Greek: φτέρνα
- Italian: tacco
- Japanese: かかと
- Korean: 뒤꿈치
- Norwegian: hæl
- Polish: pięta
- European Portuguese: calcanhar
- Romanian: călcâi
- Russian: пятка
- Spanish: talón
- Swedish: häl
- Thai: ส้นเท้า
- Turkish: topuk
- Ukrainian: п'ята
- Vietnamese: gót chân
Definition of heel from the Collins English Dictionary
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