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Definitions and Synonyms of shoestring | Another word for shoestring | What is shoestring?

Definition 1: a lace used for fastening shoes - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for shoestring in the sense of this definition

(shoestring is a kind of ...) a cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment)

(shoestring is a part of ...) metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon

(... is part of shoestring) 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

Definition 2: a small amount of money - [noun denoting quantity]

Samples where shoestring or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he managed it on a shoestring

Synonyms for shoestring in the sense of this definition

(shoestring is a kind of ...) an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude

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