Associations to the word «Toe»


TOE, noun. Each of the five digits on the end of the foot.
TOE, noun. An equivalent part in an animal.
TOE, noun. That part of a shoe or sock covering the toe.
TOE, noun. Something resembling a toe, especially at the bottom or extreme end of something.
TOE, noun. (dance) An advanced form of ballet primarily for the females, dancing ballet primarily using a Pointe shoe.
TOE, noun. An alignment of the wheels of a road vehicle with positive toe (or toe in) signifying that the wheels are closer together at the front than at the back and negative toe (or toe out) the opposite.
TOE, noun. (engineering) The journal, or pivot, at the lower end of a revolving shaft or spindle, which rests in a step.
TOE, noun. (engineering) A lateral projection at one end, or between the ends, of a piece, such as a rod or bolt, by means of which it is moved.
TOE, noun. (engineering) A projection from the periphery of a revolving piece, acting as a cam to lift another piece.
TOE, noun. (carpentry) the long side of an angled cut
TOE, verb. To furnish with a toe.
TOE, verb. To touch, tap or kick with the toes.
TOE, verb. (transitive) To touch or reach with the toes; to come fully up to.
TOE, verb. (construction) To fasten (a piece) by driving a fastener at a near-45-degree angle through the side (of the piece) into the piece to which it is to be fastened.
TOE, verb. (golf) To mishit a golf ball with the toe of the club.
TOE, noun. (physics) theory of everything
TOE BITER, noun. (US) A large aquatic true bug with pincer-like front legs, Lethocerus americanus
TOE BITER, noun. (US) Any other insect in the family Belastomatidae
TOE BITERS, noun. Plural of toe biter
TOE BOX, noun. The portion of the upper of footwear that encloses the toes.
TOE CHEESE, noun. The sticky, smegma-like substance that accumulates between one's toes in case of insufficient hygiene
TOE DROP, noun. (medicine) A morbid condition of the foot in which the toe is depressed and the heel elevated.
TOE EDGE, noun. (snowboarding): The sharp edge on the long side of a snowboard closest to one's toes, regardless of which way one if facing (up-mountain or down-mountain) or riding (goofy or regular.)
TOE EDGES, noun. Plural of toe edge
TOE HOLD, noun. Alternative spelling of toehold
TOE IN, verb. To stand or carry the feet in such a way that the toes of each foot incline toward the other.
TOE IN, verb. To align the front wheels of a vehicle so that they point slightly toward each other.
TOE JAM, noun. (uncountable) (slang) Sticky matter accumulated between digits of a foot.
TOE JAM, noun. (countable) A stubbed toe.
TOE JAM, noun. (countable) A rock-climbing maneuver entailing exerting force with two opposite surfaces of the toe of a shod foot, against two different rock surfaces, for the purpose of preventing motion of that foot in a direction parallel to both of those rock surfaces.
TOE JAMS, noun. Plural of toe jam
TOE JOB, noun. (slang) A foot job in which the genitalia are stimulated by someone's toes.
TOE JOBS, noun. Plural of toe job
TOE LOOP, noun. In figure skating, a toe pick-assisted jump that takes off and lands on the same backward outside edge.
TOE OUT, verb. To have the toes of each foot, in standing or walking, incline from the other foot.
TOE PICK, noun. Any of a set of large, jagged teeth on the front of the blade of a figure skate, used primarily in jumping and footwork.
TOE PICKS, noun. Plural of toe pick
TOE PLEATS, noun. (medical) Pleats in the sheets that allows a patient in bed to be able to move feet, to prevent pressure ulcers from developing on patients' heels and toes.
TOE RAG, noun. (British) (slang) (pejorative) A tramp.
TOE RAG, noun. (archaic) A cloth worn wrapped around the foot instead of a sock.
TOE RAG, noun. (Ireland) (slang) (pejorative) An obnoxious or insignificant person.
TOE RAG, noun. (British) (Somerset) Dried salt cod-fish.
TOE RING, noun. A round piece of metal worn around the toe.
TOE RINGS, noun. Plural of toe ring
TOE SCOUR, noun. Damage caused at the outside base of a dam wall due to overflowing flood waters damaging the foundations.
TOE SHOE, noun. (ballet) A ballet shoe worn for pointework.
TOE SHOES, noun. Plural of toe shoe
TOE SOCK, noun. A type of sock where each toe is separately encased like in a glove.
TOE SOCKS, noun. Plural of toe sock
TOE STOP, noun. An attachment placed underneath the front of a roller skate which can be used to brake or for stability.
TOE TAPPER, noun. (informal) An energetic song that one is compelled to dance to.
TOE THE LINE, verb. (idiomatic) To abide by the rules or conventions.
TOE THE LINE, verb. (idiomatic) To stand at one's mark before a footrace.
TOE TOUCH, noun. (snowboarding) (skateboarding) Any of a plethora of different aerial tricks where one touches the top of their feet.

Dictionary definition

TOE, noun. One of the digits of the foot.
TOE, noun. The part of footwear that provides a covering for the toes.
TOE, noun. Forepart of a hoof.
TOE, noun. (golf) the part of a clubhead farthest from the shaft.
TOE, verb. Walk so that the toes assume an indicated position or direction; "She toes inwards".
TOE, verb. Drive obliquely; "toe a nail".
TOE, verb. Hit (a golf ball) with the toe of the club.
TOE, verb. Drive (a golf ball) with the toe of the club.
TOE, verb. Touch with the toe.

Wise words

The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
Mark Twain