either of a pair of racket-shaped frames of wood, etc. fitted with crosspieces and crisscrossed with strips of leather, etc., worn on the feet to prevent sinking in deep snow
An oblong frame, usually strung with interlaced strips or a taut membrane, worn on the foot to enable walking on deep snow.
intransitive verbsnow·shoed, snow·shoe·ing, snow·shoes
To travel on snowshoes.
- A flat item of footwear worn to facilitate walking in deep snow.
(third-person singular simple present snowshoes, present participle snowshoeing, simple past and past participle snowshoed)
- (intransitive) To travel using snowshoes.