HyperDic: shoetree

English > 2 senses of the word shoetree:
NOUNartifactshoetreea wooden or metal device that is inserted / inserted into a shoe to preserve its shape when it is not being worn
VERBchangeshoetree, treestretch (a shoe) on a shoetree
English > shoetree: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA wooden or metal device that is inserted / inserted into a shoe to preserve its shape when it is not being worn.
BroaderdeviceAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
Spanishhorma
Catalanforma
English > shoetree: 2 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningStretch (a shoe) on a shoetree.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymtree
Broaderelongate, stretchmake long or longer by pulling and stretching

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