- an overshoe, esp. a high, warmly lined overshoe of rubber and fabric: usually used in pl.
- Obsolete any heavy shoe or boot
Origin: Middle English galoche from Old French from Midieval Latin galochium, shoe with a wooden sole from Vulgar Latin an unverified form calopus from Glassical Greek kalopous, literally , wooden foot from kalon, wood plush pous, foot
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- A waterproof overshoe.
- Obsolete A sturdy heavy-soled boot or shoe.
Origin: Middle English galoche, wooden soled shoe, from Old French.
pair of galoshes