from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The heavy ring or ferule on the end of a cant-hook. It has a lip on the lower edge to prevent slipping when a log is grasped.
  • n. A ring made to wear on one of the toes, as is customary among some peoples that go barefoot or wear sandals.


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  • Team it up with a floral dress and to add more spice to your chic style, wear a pink toe-ring with it.

    Mad About Shoes

  • I’d worn my air-sole sneakers for my Strip stroll—the silver familiar was so ashamed of my unfashionable look it was hiding out as a toe-ring—so I was more pipsqueak than usual measuring up to her.

    Silver Zombie


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