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Meaning of toe by Wiktionary Dictionary

TOE


    Initialism

    TOE

    1. ( physics ) Theory of Everything

    See also

    Anagrams

    • EOT,
    • OTE


Explanation of toe by Wordnet Dictionary

TOE


    Verb
    1. touch with the toe

    2. drive ( a golf ball ) with the toe of the club

    3. hit ( a golf ball ) with the toe of the club

    4. drive obliquely

    5. toe a nail
    6. walk so that the toes assume an indicated position or direction

    7. She toes inwards
    Noun
    1. the part of footwear that provides a covering for the toes

    2. the part of a clubhead farthest from the shaft

    3. one of the digits of the foot

    4. forepart of a hoof



    Definition of toe by GCIDE Dictionary

    TOE


    1. Toe n. [OE. too, taa, AS. tā; akin to D. teen, G. zehe, OHG. zēha, Icel. tā, Sw. tå, Dan. taa; of uncertain origin. √60.]
      1. ( Anat. ) One of the terminal members, or digits, of the foot of a man or an animal. “Each one, tripping on his toe.” Shak.

      2. ( Zool. ) The fore part of the hoof or foot of an animal.

      3. Anything, or any part, corresponding to the toe of the foot; as, “the toe of a boot; the toe of a skate”.

      4. ( Mach. ) The journal, or pivot, at the lower end of a revolving shaft or spindle, which rests in a step. A lateral projection at one end, or between the ends, of a piece, as a rod or bolt, by means of which it is moved. A projection from the periphery of a revolving piece, acting as a cam to lift another piece.

      Toe biter ( Zool. ), a tadpole; a polliwig. -- Toe drop ( Med. ), a morbid condition of the foot in which the toe is depressed and the heel elevated, as in talipes equinus. See Talipes.

    2. Toe, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Toed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Toeing.] To touch or reach with the toes; to come fully up to; as, “to toe the mark”.

    3. Toe, v. i. To hold or carry the toes ( in a certain way ).

      To toe in, to stand or carry the feet in such a way that the toes of either foot incline toward the other. -- To toe out, to have the toes of each foot, in standing or walking, incline from the other foot.