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
intransitive verb-·shoed·, -·shoe·ing
to use snowshoes in walking
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 domestic cat breed.