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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
References in periodicals archive ?
Rubber toecaps offer protection and resist wear, while rugged rubber outsoles provide solid traction on any terrain.
Henkel adhesives are used in every stage of the production process: in the manufacture of the shoe upper material, which usually comprises several layers of different fabrics bonded together, in the fixing of the tongue, eyes, toecaps, heel reinforcement and cushioning insoles, and for bonding the outer soles to the uppers.
Minutes later, he is clambering over my legs, nibbling my toecaps, pushing me into a fence with his gigantic paws and making a crazy squeal that is just weeks away from becoming a mighty roar.
Sand swished, and under my cap brim appeared a polished rattan cane, gleaming oxblood Oxford shoes, dark tan slacks with a perfect "break" over the smooth toecaps.
I really think we should wear crash helmets and steel toecaps.
When I dropped, aged about nine, I guess, the outstanding memories are the clicking of my toecaps over the blue brickwork (you never dropped in daps) and the terrific jolt when I hit bottom, where two of my mates waited, arms ready to brace me against falling backward on to the Tarmac.
The introduction of composite toecaps and composite material mid-plates has accelerated this demand.
A good, sturdy pair of boots with steel toecaps will protect your feet if you are landscaping.
30am on Friday and molested by a man wearing boots with steel toecaps.
Skinner was a piranha used to snapping at people's ankles and as a miner the wing-half also spent time down the pit, where he learned everything he knew about the game - ie it hurts much more when you kick someone if you're wearing steel toecaps.