What is another word for footgear?

Pronunciation: [fˈʊtɡi͡ə] (IPA)

The term "footgear" refers to any type of footwear designed to protect or cover the feet, and there are a variety of synonyms to describe this important accessory. One common term is "footwear" itself, which can encompass everything from sandals to snow boots. Other options include "shoes," "boots," "sneakers," "sandals," and "slippers," each of which carries a different connotation depending on its style and purpose. In addition, more specialized terms like "cleats," "heels," and "spikes" are used to describe footwear designed for specific activities, while "flats," "wedges," and "platforms" refer to different types of heel heights and shapes. Whether you're looking for practical work boots or stylish heels, there are plenty of footgear options available to suit your needs!

What are the hypernyms for Footgear?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Footgear?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for footgear (as nouns)

What are the meronyms for Footgear?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.

Usage examples for Footgear

Now, we then to eat and to drink, and the Maid to see me unto comfort in all things, and my bandages all right; and she then to make that she have on her footgear and her hair to be bound; but indeed I bid her that she to dare do this thing, when that she to know how I did delight that her little feet be bare to mine eyes, and her hair most lovely upon her shoulders; and she to be very happy that I so to have an utter pleasure in her dear beauties, and did sit beside me again, and set her feet very sly where they did be anigh to my hand; for she to know that she did be Mine Own, and I to be her Master, and she to have joy that she to have to render her beauty unto me; for she did be that true complement unto me that the heart of a man doth ache for eternally.
"The Night Land"
William Hope Hodgson
Their wraps were well peppered with rain, they were chilly, the footgear of madame la comtesse was wet and needed changing.
"Alias The Lone Wolf"
Louis Joseph Vance
He preferred the small, wiry shape of Jombateeste, in his blue woollen cap and his Canadian footgear, as he ran round the corner of the house toward the barn, and left the breath of his pipe in the fine air behind him.
"The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete"
William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009

Related words: shoes, boots, heels, sandals, slippers, slip-ons, sneakers, clogs, booties

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