Associations to the word «Sole»


SOLE, noun. (dialectal or obsolete) A wooden band or yoke put around the neck of an ox or cow in the stall.
SOLE, noun. (dialectal) (Northern England) A pond or pool; a dirty pond of standing water.
SOLE, verb. (transitive) (UK dialectal) To pull by the ears; to pull about; haul; lug.
SOLE, adjective. Only
SOLE, adjective. (legal) unmarried (especially of a woman); widowed.
SOLE, noun. (anatomy) The bottom or plantar surface of the foot.
SOLE, noun. (footwear) The bottom of a shoe or boot.
SOLE, noun. (obsolete) The foot itself.
SOLE, noun. Solea solea, a flatfish of the family Soleidae.
SOLE, noun. The bottom or lower part of anything, or that on which anything rests in standing.
SOLE, noun. The bottom of the body of a plough; the slade.
SOLE, noun. The bottom of a furrow.
SOLE, noun. The horny substance under a horse's foot, which protects the more tender parts.
SOLE, noun. (military) The bottom of an embrasure.
SOLE, noun. (nautical) A piece of timber attached to the lower part of the rudder, to make it even with the false keel.
SOLE, noun. (mining) The seat or bottom of a mine; applied to horizontal veins or lodes.
SOLE, verb. (transitive) to put a sole on (a shoe or boot)
SOLE CUSTODY, noun. An arrangement whereby only one parent has physical and legal custody of a child while the other parent has visitation rights.
SOLE MARK, noun. (geology) A feature, on the undersurface of a sedimentary stratum, that is a cast of a corresponding feature on the upper surface of the lower stratum
SOLE PROPRIETOR, noun. (legal) the person who owns and controls a sole proprietorship
SOLE PROPRIETORS, noun. Plural of sole proprietor
SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP, noun. (legal) A business that is wholly owned by a single person, who has unlimited liability.
SOLE PROPRIETORSHIPS, noun. Plural of sole proprietorship
SOLE PROVIDER, noun. An only guardian of a minor, usually a single parent.
SOLE PROVIDERS, noun. Plural of sole provider
SOLE RIGHT, noun. Synonym of exclusive right.
SOLE SURVIVORS, noun. Plural of sole survivor
SOLE TRADER, noun. A type of business enterprise or proprietorship which is owned by one person who is fully liable for the company's debts and fulfilment of contracts with his/her personal wealth unless incorporated.
SOLE TRADERS, noun. Plural of sole trader

Dictionary definition

SOLE, noun. The underside of footwear or a golf club.
SOLE, noun. Lean flesh of any of several flatfish.
SOLE, noun. The underside of the foot.
SOLE, noun. Right-eyed flatfish; many are valued as food; most common in warm seas especially European.
SOLE, verb. Put a new sole on; "sole the shoes".
SOLE, adjective. Not divided or shared with others; "they have exclusive use of the machine"; "sole rights of publication".
SOLE, adjective. Being the only one; single and isolated from others; "the lone doctor in the entire county"; "a lonesome pine"; "an only child"; "the sole heir"; "the sole example"; "a solitary instance of cowardice"; "a solitary speck in the sky".

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