Definitions for galoshgəˈlɒʃ
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arctic, galosh, golosh, rubber, gumshoe(noun)
a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow
A waterproof overshoe used to provide protection from rain or snow.
A waterproof rubber boot, intended to be worn in wet or muddy conditions.
Origin: From galoche, from galoche, but further uncertain; three main theories exist:
Galoshes, also known as boat shoes, dickersons, or overshoes, are a type of rubber boot that is slipped over shoes to keep them from getting muddy or wet. The word galoshes might be used interchangeably with boot, especially a rubberized boot. Properly speaking, however, a galosh is an overshoe made of a weatherproof material to protect a more vulnerable shoe underneath and keep the foot warm and dry.
Translations for galosh
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- гало́ш, шушо́нBulgarian
- bota de lluvia, bota de goma, zueco, chanclo, bota para la lluviaSpanish
- claque, galocheFrench
- galoche, overschoenDutch
- kéʼachogii, kéchogiiNavajo, Navaho
- гало́ша, кало́шаRussian
- kaljača, kaloša, калоша, каљачаSerbo-Croatian
- galoş, şosonTurkish
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