a kind of canvas-and-rubber shoe, very light and plain, used as part of a school uniform in many elementary schools.
In England, plimsolls have gone the way of Converse and Vans before them, and have become wildly cool due to their retro cool and, due to their mild and understated look, ability to go with most outfits.
original plimsoll colors include white, black, and gray. two toned plimsolls, especially blue and white, have become popular as a way to personalize the trend.
evette was wearing a dress with a cardigan and plimsolls to the picnic.