platform shoes

plateausko {pl}

noun


English-Danish mini dictionary. 2014.

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  • platform shoes — shoes with very thick soles …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Platform shoe — Platform shoes are shoes, boots, or sandals with thick soles, often made of cork, plastic, rubber, or wood (wooden soled platform shoes are technically also clogs). They have been worn in various cultures since ancient times for fashion or for… …   Wikipedia

  • platform — plat|form W3 [ˈplætfo:m US fo:rm] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(train)¦ 2¦(for speeches)¦ 3¦(politics)¦ 4¦(structure)¦ 5¦(computers)¦ 6¦(express ideas)¦ 7¦(bus)¦ 8¦(shoes)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1500 1600; …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • platform — plat|form [ plæt,fɔrm ] noun count ** ▸ 1 raised structure ▸ 2 where you get on train ▸ 3 policies/goals of party ▸ 4 in computing ▸ 5 shoes with thick bottom ▸ 6 something allowing something else 1. ) a structure for people to stand on that has… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • platform */*/ — UK [ˈplætˌfɔː(r)m] / US [ˈplætˌfɔrm] noun [countable] Word forms platform : singular platform plural platforms 1) a structure for people to stand on that has been built so that it is higher than the ground There is a viewing platform where… …   English dictionary

  • platform — platformless, adj. /plat fawrm/, n. 1. a horizontal surface or structure with a horizontal surface raised above the level of the surrounding area. 2. a raised flooring or other horizontal surface, such as, in a hall or meeting place, a stage for… …   Universalium

  • platform — noun 1》 a raised level surface on which people or things can stand.     ↘a raised structure along the side of a railway track where passengers get on and off trains.     ↘a raised floor or stage used by public speakers or performers.     ↘a… …   English new terms dictionary

  • platform — noun (C) 1 TRAIN the raised place beside a railway track where you get on and off a train in a station: The Edinburgh train will depart from platform six. 2 FOR SPEECHES a raised floor or stage for people to stand on when they are making a speech …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Elevator shoes — are shoes that have thickened sections of the insoles (known as lifts) under the heels to make the wearer appear taller. An elevator shoe, like the platform shoe s heel can be made from different soles like plastic, wood, or rubber. The name… …   Wikipedia

  • Boat shoes — are worn by both women and men. Boat shoes (also known as deck shoes or topsiders) are typically canvas or leather with non marking rubber soles designed for use on a boat. A siping pattern is cut into the soles to provide grip on a wet deck; the …   Wikipedia

  • Freed Pointe Shoes — are a special type of shoe used by ballet dancers for pointework, manufactured by Freed of London Ltd. History Freed of London is the leading pointe shoe distributor in the world. [ [http://www.the perfect pointe.com/PointeShoeMakers1920.html The …   Wikipedia

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