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French heel

noun
1.
a high, curved heel, characterized by a heel breast curving into a shank, used on women's shoes.
Compare Spanish heel.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65
Related forms
French-heeled, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for frenchheeled

French heel

noun
1.
a fairly high and narrow-waisted heel on women's shoes
Derived Forms
French-heeled, adjective
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