Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of workshoe.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The woman had apparently gone up another shoe size while her patent leather workshoes stayed exactly the same.

    CODE MUSTARD • by Chris Allinotte

  • On a late June school night my father decided to ride our little brown pony, the tips of his workshoes dragging the ground, two miles up and down country roads in a fine rain to the Bivouac.

    DADDY'S GIRLS

  • Tell that to me after I go to JC Penney and buy a new pair of workshoes, identical to the ones I bought last year and pay $21.34 more (and that was after a 10% discount coupon).

    Economic Inequality Is Real (Bad)

  • They ran to Caitlin at full speed, workshoes splatting hard against concrete.

    Black Friday

  • They ran to Caitlin at full speed, workshoes splatting hard against concrete.

    Black Friday

  • My Italian loafers are the only workshoes I have, so I got some sneakers to wear in the office.

    NewsHour with Jim Lehrer Podcast | PBS

  • (Nevertheless, whenever the young philistines of Colonial Pines fired sarcastic barbs about her -weird" paintings, Boomer threatened to remove the plaque from their gums with his steel-toed workshoes, a promise they were sure he would keep.)

    Skinny Legs and All

  • I can’t see his clothes; but I know he’ll have worn his perpetual uniform for work or ease—a narrow-brimmed brown felt pork-pie hat, khaki trousers and shirt, both starched and pressed like new cardboard; no tie but the collar button fastened and the collar wings pinned through neatly with a silver bar; suspenders, no belt and spotless hightop leather workshoes.

    CLEAR PICTURES

  • I can’t see his clothes; but I know he’ll have worn his perpetual uniform for work or ease—a narrow-brimmed brown felt pork-pie hat, khaki trousers and shirt, both starched and pressed like new cardboard; no tie but the collar button fastened and the collar wings pinned through neatly with a silver bar; suspenders, no belt and spotless hightop leather workshoes.

    CLEAR PICTURES

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