Definition of high shoe in English:

high shoe

noun

  • 1A boot or shoe having a high upper. Usually in plural Now chiefly historical (US in later use).

  • 2A high-heeled or thick-soled shoe. Usually in plural.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in John Trevisa (c1342–?1402), translator. From high + shoe.

Pronunciation

high shoe

/ˌhʌɪ ˈʃuː/