Definitions

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A slipper.

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  • n. An ancient overshoe.

Etymologies

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Middle English pantufle, from Old French pantoufle.

Examples

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  • Also defined as a really, really bad pair of trousers.

    April 4, 2009

  • Oh, no it isn'tffle.

    April 4, 2009

  • 1) a slipper. 2) a cork-soled patten covering the forepart of the foot, worn in the 16th century.

    April 4, 2009