Visit the forum if you have a language query!

toe

Definition from Dictionary, a free dictionary
Life is what happens while you're busy making other plans.
John Lennon
Jump to: navigation, search
Human toes

English

Wikipedia-logo-en.png
Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology

Old English , from Germanic *taihwōn. Cognate with Scots tae, Dutch tee, German Zeh, Zehe, Icelandic and Swedish .

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
toe

Plural
{{{1}}}

toe ({{{1}}})
  1. Each of the five digits on the end of the foot.
  2. An equivalent part in an animal.
  3. That part of a shoe or sock covering the toe.
  4. Something resembling a toe, especially at the bottom or extreme end of something.
    (golf) the extreme end of the head of a club.
    (cricket) the tip of the bat farthest from the handle
  5. 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.

Synonyms

  • (an equivalent part in an animal): hoof

Antonyms

  • (each of the five digits on the end of the foot): heel

Hyponyms

Derived terms

Coordinate terms

  • (each of the five digits on the end of the foot): finger

Translations

The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Help:How to check translations.

Verb

Infinitive
to toe

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to toe (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To touch or tap with the toes.
  2. (sports) To mishit a golf ball with the toe of the club.

See also


Dutch

Pronunciation

Adverb

toe

  1. Adverbial form of the preposition tot; to
    Het doet er niet toe. - It doesn't matter.
    Note: Only occurs as separable part of some compounds, not as a single word.

Derived terms

Adjective

toe (used only predicatively)

  1. closed (esp. as part of a compound verb like toedoen)
    De deur is toe. - The door is closed.
    Doe de deur toe. - Close the door.

Interjection

toe

  1. come on!, go on! (used when trying to coax someone into doing something)
    Toe maar!

Derived terms


Finnish

Noun

toe

  1. dam

Elsewhere on the web

En-En

En-It

En-Fr

En-El

En-Sp

En-Mul

En-De

OnelookIATEIATEIATEIATEProZDict.cc
WordnikIATELinguee
GoogleIATE