shoetree

Definitions of shoetree
  1. noun
    a wooden or metal device that is inserted into a shoe to preserve its shape when it is not being worn
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    type of:
    device
    an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
  2. verb
    stretch (a shoe) on a shoetree
    synonyms: tree
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    type of:
    elongate, stretch
    make long or longer by pulling and stretching
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