toecap


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toe·cap

 (tō′kăp′)
n.
A reinforced covering of leather or metal for the toe of a shoe or boot.

toecap

(ˈtəʊˌkæp)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a reinforced covering for the toe of a boot or shoe

toe•cap

(ˈtoʊˌkæp)

n.
a piece of leather or other material covering the toe of a shoe.
[1790–1800]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.toecap - a protective leather or steel cover for the toe of a boot or shoe, reinforcing or decorating it
boot - footwear that covers the whole foot and lower leg
protective cover, protective covering, protection - a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no protection from the fallout"; "wax provided protection for the floors"
shoe - footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material
wing tip - a decorative toecap having a point extending toward the throat of the shoe
Translations

toecap

[ˈtəʊkæp] Npuntera f

toecap

toe-cap [ˈtəʊkæp] nbout m renforcétoe-curling [ˈtəʊkɜːrlɪŋ] adj (= excruciating) → à faire grincer les dents

toecap

[ˈtəʊˌkæp] nmascherina
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Contract notice: Footwear incorporating a protective metal toecap
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He's also worried about the doormounted speakers getting a kicking from steel toecap work boots.
The problem with the design of safety footwear is that these styles need a toecap, which creates a more rounded shape to the upper, but the trend nowadays is for safety footwear to look less like an item of safety footwear.
Drawing on over 50 years of boot making expertise, each product incorporates the following S1 P safety features: Safety Toecap -- offering protection from a minimum 200 Joule impact and 15kN compression force and Workman Sole - nitrile rubber outsole combined with an EVA-cushioned midsole for ultimate comfort, slip-resistant (SRC), puncture-resistant midsole providing protection against the threat of underfoot hazards, anti-static to ensure static build-up is discharged through the shoe to the floor and heat-resistant to 300[degrees]C for 60 seconds.
This aggressive model sports a high-abrasion rubber outsole, Cordura[R] mesh and lightweight pigskin leather upper, molded EVA midsole, TPU toecap and heel clip, composite speed lacing, molded Ortholite[R] sockliner, and an ETC[R] anti-friction sockliner lining.
The footwear is manufactured to the highest S3 specification and also protects the user's toes and sole with a metal toecap and steel mid-sole.
But peep past the rounded toecap and sensible lace-up and you'll notice subtle moments of shoe rebellion, like neon orange pony skin and a shiny patent-leather finish.
James Sherriff, aged 34, of Utrillo Close, Whoberley, Coventry, theft of pair of steel toecap boots worth pounds 24.