latchet latchet


  • (n) a leather strap or thong used to attach a sandal or shoe to the foot


  • And perhaps, if the deep truth of that symbolism strikes home, he will doff his hat in salutation to a man the latchet of whose shoes he is unworthy to unloose.
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anachronistic anachronistic
/ə ˌnæ krə ˈnɪ stɪk /