insole insole

Definition(s):

  • (n) the inner sole of a shoe or boot where the foot rests

Usage(s):

  1. Brincos--Spanish for jump--feature ankle support for traversing treacherous terrain, a compass and, on the insole, a map of the best route from Tijuana to San Diego.
  2. Vaz then produces the insole of a shoe with part of it missing.
  3. So Polegato invented an insole from a mesh membrane that allowed perspiration out, but was so fine that drops of water 700 times larger than sweat couldn't get in.

News

  1. SolePower Shoe Charges Your Phone While You Walk

    SolePower shoe is a device that charges your phone while you walk – a possible lifesaver if your phone is about to die and you still have a few blocks before you reach your destination. The device itself is an insole that fits into your shoe, capable of charging portable devices such as cell phones, [...] SolePower Shoe Charges Your Phone While You Walk is a post from: The Inquisitr
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  2. SolePower Shoe Insole Charges Your Phone While You Walk

    It's funny how our mobile devices are anything but mobile when they run low on battery. Instead, we're stuck plugging gadgets into a wall outlet and waiting for them to juice up. But now a Pittsburgh, Pa. startup has designed a creative solution for this #FirstWorldProblem that can even help the developing world. Energy harvesting startup SolePower created a shoe insole prototype that charges ...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Mashable

  3. Footlogics Canada Introduces a Revolutionary New Product for Diabetics, the Sensi Diabetic Over-the-Counter Foot ...

    Footlogics Canada, a leader in innovative, therapeutic foot care solutions has developed a new level of walking comfort for Diabetics, the Sensi over-the-counter orthotic insole. (PRWeb June 06, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10791384.htm
    on June 6, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. Williams explained: "I had to wear a special insole on my left foot to help with the ankle and it's pretty thick." "I can't get my match boots on with the insole in place so I had to wear one match boot on the right and the boot I wear for...
    on Nov 26, 2007 By: Gavin Williams Source: Suffolk Evening Star

  2. "I am flat footed and the hard shoe base did not help. I have now got the insole done," Edwards said.
    on May 14, 2006 By: Fidel Edwards Source: CricketZone.Com

  3. "We're waiting on some things to come back specifically, kind of an insole for his shoe that is not in yet," Sarkisian said. "He's getting a lot of mental reps, and staying locked in the game plan and we just want to keep his foot in the boot...
    on Sep 30, 2009 By: Steve Sarkisian Source: Seattle Times

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