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Definition of Boots
Boots Boots, n.
A servant at a hotel or elsewhere, who cleans and blacks the
boots and shoes.
BootBoot Boot, n. [OE. bote, OF. bote, F. botte, LL. botta; of
1. A covering for the foot and lower part of the leg,
ordinarily made of leather.
2. An instrument of torture for the leg, formerly used to
extort confessions, particularly in Scotland.
So he was put to the torture, which in Scotland they
call the boots; for they put a pair of iron boots
close on the leg, and drive wedges between them and
the leg. --Bp. Burnet.
3. A place at the side of a coach, where attendants rode;
also, a low outside place before and behind the body of
the coach. [Obs.]
4. A place for baggage at either end of an old-fashioned
5. An apron or cover (of leather or rubber cloth) for the
driving seat of a vehicle, to protect from rain and mud.
6. (Plumbing) The metal casing and flange fitted about a pipe
where it passes through a roof.
Boot catcher, the person at an inn whose business it was to
pull off boots and clean them. [Obs.] --Swift.
Boot closer, one who, or that which, sews the uppers of
Boot crimp, a frame or device used by bootmakers for
drawing and shaping the body of a boot.
Boot hook, a hook with a handle, used for pulling on boots.
Boots and saddles (Cavalry Tactics), the trumpet call which
is the first signal for mounted drill.
Sly boots. See Slyboots, in the Vocabulary. BootBoot Boot, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Booted; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To profit; to advantage; to avail; -- generally followed
by it; as, what boots it?
What booteth it to others that we wish them well,
and do nothing for them? --Hooker.
What subdued To change like this a mind so far
imbued With scorn of man, it little boots to know.
What boots to us your victories? --Southey.
2. To enrich; to benefit; to give in addition. [Obs.]
And I will boot thee with what gift beside Thy
modesty can beg. --Shak. BootBoot Boot, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Booted; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To put boots on, esp. for riding.
Coated and booted for it. --B. Jonson.
2. To punish by kicking with a booted foot. [U. S.]
Boot Boot, n.
Booty; spoil. [Obs. or R.] --Shak.
Meaning of Boots from wikipedia
- A boot is a type of footwear. Boot or Boots
may also refer
to: Boot Inn, Chester, Cheshire, England Boots
(company), a high-street pharmacy chain
the Chemists), trading
, is a health
and beauty retailer
and pharmacy chain
in the United Kingdom
- Kinky Boots
is a musical
by Cyndi Lauper
and book by Harvey
on the 2005 British
film Kinky Boots
- Green Boots
is the name given
to the unidentified
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- Le Maître chat ou le Chat botté), commonly known
as "Puss in Boots
", is an Italian
and later European literary fairy
! is a 1934 British comedy
by Bert Tracy
and starring George
Formby, and Arthur
Kingsley. It was made by Blakeley's...
- Raymond Lawrence
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rapper, producer, screenwriter, film director, and activist. He is the lead vocalist...
, is a type of specific
footwear. Most boots mainly cover
the foot and the ankle, while
some also cover
some part of the lower
calf. Some boots
- Puss in Boots
is a 2011 American
computer-animated adventure-comedy film produced
by DreamWorks Animation
- Caulk boots
or calk boots
, timber boots
, logger boots
, logging boots
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