Found 3 items, similar to Sole.
English → Indonesian
English → English
adj 1: not divided or shared with others; “they have exclusive use
of the machine”
; “sole rights of publication”
2: being the only one; single and isolated from others; “the
lone doctor in the entire county”
; “a lonesome pine”
; “the sole heir”
; “the sole example”
solitary instance of cowardice”
; “a solitary speck in the
n 1: the underside of footwear or a golfclub
2: lean flesh of any of several flatfish [syn: fillet of sole
3: the underside of the foot
4: right-eyed flatfish; many are valued as food; most common in
warm seas especially European
v : put a new sole on; “sole the shoes”
English → English
, n. [From hydrosol an aqueous colloidal
solution, confused with G. sole, soole, salt water from which
salt is obtained.] (Chem.)
A fluid mixture of a colloid and a liquid; a liquid colloidal
solution or suspension.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Soled
; p. pr. & vb. n.
To furnish with a sole; as, to sole a shoe.
, a. [L. solus, or OF. sol, F. seul (fr. L. solus;
cf. L. sollus whole, entire. Cf. Desolate
1. Being or acting without another; single; individual; only.
“The sole son of my queen.”
He, be sure . . . first and last will reign
Sole king. --Milton.
2. (Law) Single; unmarried; as, a feme sole.
. See the Note under Corporation
Syn: Single; individual; only; alone; solitary.
(s[=o]l), n. [AS. sole, fr. L. soolea (or rather an
assumed L. sola), akin to solumround, soil, sole of the foot.
1. The bottom of the foot; hence, also, rarely, the foot
The dove found no rest for the sole of her foot.
Hast wandered through the world now long a day,
Yet ceasest not thy weary soles to lead. --Spenser.
2. The bottom of a shoe or boot, or the piece of leather
which constitutes the bottom.
was a military shoe, with a very
thick sole, tied above the instep. --Arbuthnot.
3. The bottom or lower part of anything, or that on which
anything rests in standing. Specifially:
(a) (Agric.) The bottom of the body of a plow; -- called
; also, the bottom of a furrow.
(b) (Far.) The horny substance under a horse's foot, which
protects the more tender parts.
(c) (Fort.) The bottom of an embrasure.
(d) (Naut.) A piece of timber attached to the lower part
of the rudder, to make it even with the false keel.
(e) (Mining) The seat or bottom of a mine; -- applied to
horizontal veins or lodes.
, thick, strong, used for making the soles of
boots and shoes, and for other purposes.
, n. [F. sole, L. solea; -- so named from its flat
shape. See Sole
of the foot.] (Zo["o]l.)
(a) Any one of several species of flatfishes of the genus
and allied genera of the family Soleid[ae]
especially the common European species (Solea vulgaris
), which is a valuable food fish.
(b) Any one of several American flounders somewhat resembling
the true sole in form or quality, as the California sole
), the long-finned sole
), and other species.
, or French
(Zo["o]l.), a European species
of sole (Solea pegusa
(Zo["o]l.), the megrim.