AskDefine | Define shod

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1 footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material
2 (card games) a case from which playing cards are dealt one at a time
3 U-shaped plate nailed to underside of horse's hoof [syn: horseshoe]
4 a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation [syn: brake shoe, skid] v : furnish with shoes; "the children were well shoed" [also: shod]shod adj
1 wearing footgear [syn: shodden, shoed] [ant: unshod]
2 used of certain religious orders who wear shoes [syn: calced] [ant: discalced]shod See shoe

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  1. Wearing shoes.
  2. Having tires equipped.


  1. past of shoe

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