lace up


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lace up

vb
(tr, adverb) to tighten or fasten (clothes or footwear) with laces
adj
(of footwear) to be fastened with laces
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a lace-up shoe or boot
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.lace up - draw through eyes or holes; "lace the shoelaces"
tie, bind - fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair"
relace - lace again; "She relaced her boots"
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Translations

w>lace up

vt sep(zu)schnüren
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