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1 shoe /ˈʃuː/ noun
plural shoes
1 shoe
/ˈʃuː/
noun
plural shoes
Learner's definition of SHOE
[count] : an outer covering for your foot that usually has a stiff bottom part called a sole with a thicker part called a heel attached to it and an upper part that covers part or all of the top of your foot
shoes [plural] : another person's situation or position
[count] : a flat U-shaped piece of iron that is nailed to the bottom of a horse's hoof : horseshoe
[count] : the part of a brake that presses on the wheel of a vehicle usually plural

if the shoe fits

US or if the shoe fits, wear it
used to say that something said or suggested about a person is true and that the person should accept it as true

the shoe is on the other foot

see 1foot
2 shoe /ˈʃuː/ verb
shoes; shod /ˈʃɑːd/ also chiefly US shoed /ˈʃuːd/ ; shoeing /ˈʃuːwɪŋ/
2 shoe
/ˈʃuː/
verb
shoes; shod /ˈʃɑːd/ also chiefly US shoed /ˈʃuːd/ ; shoeing /ˈʃuːwɪŋ/
Learner's definition of SHOE
[+ object]
: to put a horseshoe on (a horse)
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