Definition of weejuns in US English:

weejuns

(also Weejuns)

plural noun

trademark
  • Moccasin-style shoes for casual wear.

    • ‘In trying to add his own unique stamp to the popular loafer, John Bass began producing loafers he called weejuns that had a strap across the top of the shoe for style purposes, as a loafer is traditionally defined as having no buckles or laces.’
    • ‘You need leather soles as are found on weejuns in order to slide.’

Origin

1950s: an invented word.

Pronunciation

weejuns

/ˈwējənz/