Definition of mud-shoe in US English:

mud-shoe

noun

  • 1An attachment or appendage to the shoes, facilitating movement over soft mud (now historical); a similar attachment to a vehicle.

  • 2A type of horseshoe designed for use on soft ground.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Southern Literary Messenger. From mud + shoe, probably after snow-shoe.

Pronunciation

mud-shoe

/ˈmʌdʃuː/