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gym shoe

noun
1.
a lightweight canvas shoe with a rubber sole; sneaker.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • Even when he goes right up to the can and drops the wad directly down, it hits the edge and drops into his gym shoe.
  • It could have been a sneeze, it could have been tying his gym shoe that suddenly can cause leg pain.
British Dictionary definitions for gym shoe

gym shoe

noun
1.
another name for plimsoll
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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