also pan·to·fle  (păn-tŏf′əl, -tō′fəl, -to͞o′fəl, păn′tə-fəl)
A slipper.

[Middle English pantufle, from Old French pantoufle.]
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Propped up by a disarray of cushions, Madame Boucher sprawls boyishly, one foot on the floor and the reclining foot half in a pantoffle, on a chaise-longue.
With his signature on the sole of Lucretia's pantoffle he affirmed that the picture was a fantasy; also that he had finished the picture to his own satisfaction: that some of his other late pictures are unfinished is beyond doubt.
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