Translation of takkies in Spanish:

takkies

zapatillas de deporte, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtækɪz/

plural noun

South African
Clothing
informal

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    zapatillas de deporte feminine
    tenis masculine
    deportivas feminine Spain
    • Since I am sport fanatic I'm more comfortable in track suits and takkies.
    • Clad in over-sized T-shirts, track pants and worn-out takkies, the youngsters listen attentively as the trainers at the camp bark instructions on the importance of the upcoming championships.
    • She has a penchant for dressing for the occasion, looks good in Xhosa traditional dress, school uniform (when education was also her portfolio) and should look rather fetching trotting in a skipper, joggers and takkies!
    • Dressed in jeans, t-shirts and well-worn takkies, the young girls gather early for practice, chatting to friends and catching up on the latest news.
    • She walks into Rosebank Mall in her All Star takkies, longish skirt, tied dreadlocks, a bag across her chest and her little girl running behind or in front of her.