Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: moccasin
IPA transcription: [m'ɑkəsɪn]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: moccasin, mocassin
    Meaning: soft leather shoe; originally worn by Native Americans
Usage examples
  • Their shoes were of the same, and a good Western authority calls a wet moccasin "a decent way of going barefoot." About the time, however, when Lincoln grew to manhood, garments of wool and of tow began to be worn, dyed with the juice of the butternut or white walnut, and the hides of neat-cattle began to be tanned.