Meaning of shoeless in English:


Pronunciation /ˈʃuːləs/


See shoe

‘Their rooms are called cells, they eat very little, and agree to vows of poverty symbolized by the simple sandals they wear; for, technically, Carmelites are shoeless or discalaced.’
  • ‘The narrator's mother, who insists that she attend the School of Music and Ballet and forbids her to play with the shoeless neighbor children, is English.’
  • ‘An unspeakably peaked-looking shoeless fellow wrapped with bandages in a degraded state, approached me.’
  • ‘He says he goes shoeless practically all the time - even in the winter, when he's been known to shovel snow barefoot.’
  • ‘Not long before my mother died, my sister found her wandering on a rainy day, shoeless and senile in the middle of millionaire ghetto Hampstead, where she lived.’
  • ‘And so you don't ruin all your hard work, go shoeless for at least an hour.’