brothel creepers

brothel creepers
 Shoes (usu. suede) with thick crepe soles

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  • Brothel creepers — Creepers or brothel creepers are a type of shoe that gained popularity in the 1950s with the rise of rockabilly and the Teddy Boy youth subcultures (in the United States and the United Kingdom respectively). They are considered a classic item of… …   Wikipedia

  • brothel creepers — ˈbrothel creepers 7 [brothel creepers] noun plural (BrE, informal) ↑suede shoes with thick soft ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • brothel creepers — n pl British shoes with thick crepe soles, fashionable among teddy boys and others in the 1950s ( brothel stompers is an American version). Brothel creepers has some times also denoted suede shoes or desert boots . ► Red tiger stripe brothel… …   Contemporary slang

  • brothel creepers — plural noun informal soft soled suede shoes …   English new terms dictionary

  • brothel creepers — Noun. Thick rubber soled shoes, fashionable with the Teddy Boys and rockers of the 1950s, and revived in the 1980s …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • Creepers — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Un buen par de Creepers triple suela Los zapatos Creepers tienen su origen en los años posteriores a la Segunda Guerra Mundial: los soldados de las bases norafricanas llevaban botas de lona con suelas duras de goma… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Creepers (Schuhe) — Creepers (Schuhe). Creepers, auch brothel creepers, sind flache Schuhe mit besonders dicken, weichen Kreppsohlen. Diese Sohlen sind bis zu 5 Zentimeter dick und haben senkrecht verlaufende Riefen. Creepers sind entweder geschnürt oder mit einer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Creepers —  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Creepers (jeu vidéo).  Une paire de creepers (en) triple sole ou …   Wikipédia en Français

  • brothel boots — /ˈbrɒθəl buts/ (say brothuhl boohts) plural noun Colloquial soft soled footwear. Also, brothel creepers …  

  • Anexo:Discografía de Glay — La discografía de la banda japonesa GLAY Contenido 1 Discografía 1.1 Albums 1.2 Compilaciones 1.3 Singles 1.4 …   Wikipedia Español

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