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galosh

ga·losh

 (gə-lŏsh′)
n.
1. A waterproof overshoe: I wear galoshes when it rains to keep my shoes dry.
2. Obsolete A sturdy heavy-soled boot or shoe.

[Middle English galoche, wooden-soled shoe, from Old French, of unknown origin.]

ga•losh

or ga•loshe

(gəˈlɒʃ)

n.
a waterproof overshoe, esp. a high one.
[1325–75; Middle English < Old French galoche, of obscure orig.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.galosh - a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snowgalosh - a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow
overshoe - footwear that protects your shoes from water or snow or cold
Translations
galoše
kalossi
kalucsni
galoşşoson

galosh

[gəˈlɒʃ] Nchanclo m (de goma)
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