1a covering for the foot, typically made of leather, having a sturdy sole and not reaching above the ankle.
2something resembling a shoe in shape or use, in particular: a socket, especially on a camera, for fitting a flash unit or other accessory: an accessory shoe a metal rim or ferrule, especially on the runner of a sledge. a box from which cards are dealt in casinos at baccarat or some other card games. 1 [with object] fit (a horse) with a shoe or shoes: they are waiting to have their horses shod
) be wearing shoes of a specified kind:his large feet were shod in trainers
2protect (the end of an object such as a pole) with a metal shoe:the four wooden baulks were each shod with heavy iron heads fit a tyre to (a wheel): its 14-inch wheels were shod with 175/65 tyres