from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A wooden-soled shoe worn by the Japanese.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A Japanese raised wooden clog, worn with traditional Japanese garments such as the kimono.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A type of Japanese footwear usually with wooden soles, held to the foot by a thong that passes between the first two toes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Wooden clogs worn out of doors by the Japanese.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. footwear usually with wooden soles
The geta is a wooden sandal, or clog, of which there are many varieties, -- some decidedly elegant.
Even older, a wooden Japanese thong platform called a geta, with separate heel pieces, has been traced to 300 B.C.
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And while they are steeped in Japanese tradition – the women clatter around in wooden geta sandals, conversations often take place in the kneeling position – they are full of interactions and values that we can relate to in the west, sometimes only too well.