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
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.