anything that laces up, especially a boot with shoelaces that lace up from the vamp to the top of the boot.
having a lace that is laced up as a closure: a lace-up blouse.

1830–40; noun and adj. use of verb phrase lace up Unabridged
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Big lace-up ones with high heels and soles made for cracking ribs.
And there are lace-up styles aplenty: oxfords, ghillies and booties.
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All leather construction with a natural contoured fit traditional lace-up cuffs.
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