Definition of 'footwear'

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Synonyms of "footwear"
Synonyms of "footwear"
French Translation of "footwear"
French Translation of "footwear"
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Example sentences containing 'footwear'

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What does he like to wear in the footwear department? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some were wearing the same footwear for both. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She should be wearing more supportive footwear. The Sun (2016)Millions suffer because they are wearing the wrong footwear. The Sun (2016)Four out of five women admitted wearing unsuitable footwear in the driving seat. The Sun (2008)One provides software for makers of clothes and footwear. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Fashion and footwear sales were also ahead for the first time in ten months. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The perfect footwear for sales shopping. The Sun (2015) Wear protective footwear in public swimming pools, or health clubs. Martlew, Gillian & Silver, Shelley Stay Well This Winter (1989)Social media leapt into overdrive: would a true conservative really wear such flamboyant footwear? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Avoid wearing tight footwear, and also avoid plastic or rubber footwear. Martlew, Gillian & Silver, Shelley Stay Well This Winter (1989)Always wear sensible footwear around horses - flimsy sandals are dangerous. Eccles, Lesley Your First Horse - buying, feeding, caring (1989)Bring packed lunch, outdoor footwear and warm clothes. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The better-than-expected figures were due to booming sales in footwear and basketball merchandise. The Sun (2013)From the depths of the human heart to the shallows of capitalism: designer footwear. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She was seen in a pair at the weekend - the first time she has worn flat footwear in public. The Sun (2010) Wear footwear if you can. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Clothes and footwear fared well. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The lucky winner will be able to personally select the footwear from the designer collections, based on their own tastes and wardrobe requirements. Times, Sunday Times (2012)For the past four years the only footwear I have worn have been cowboy boots. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I need advice on what to take, both clothes and footwear. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They are probably still there, so don't forget to wear footwear. The Sun (2013)Is it purely coincidental that four brilliant footwear designers, working independently of each other, have surfaced at the same moment? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Growing up, I wanted to be a footwear designer. The Sun (2013)

Synonyms of 'footwear'

footgear, boots, shoes, slippers

Trends of 'footwear'

Used Occasionally. footwear is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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Translations for 'footwear'

British English: footwear NOUN
Footwear refers to things that people wear on their feet, for example shoes and boots.
Some footballers get paid millions for endorsing footwear.
  • American English: footwear
  • Brazilian Portuguese: calçados
  • Chinese: 鞋类
  • European Spanish: calzado
  • French: chaussures
  • German: Schuhe
  • Italian: calzature
  • Japanese: 履物
  • Korean: 신발류
  • European Portuguese: calçado
  • Spanish: calzado


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