boot

All Noun Verb
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  • Like before four years earlier, many of the team played without boots.
  • We took steps as long as if we had worn seven-league boots. Cited from The Complete Writings of Charles Dudley Warner V2
  • Sometimes material will be ground off the boot to provide more room.
  • This type of attack against a computer is often called a cold boot attack.
  • And hope shall come: a friend more fleet than seven-league boots. Cited from Everychild, by Louis Dodge
  • These are seven-league boots -- so that I have come about two thousand miles. Cited from The Holiday Round, by A. A. Milne
  • Most buried here were said to have died with their boots on.
  • The player can play either an old character or create a new one when booting the game.
  • The boot has taken many forms in various places and times.
  • Boots may be field or dress style, black or brown in color.
  • So to me that was spiritual, they wanted to die with their boots on.
  • The most common colors for boots are black for men and white for women.
  • So the little boys put on their india-rubber boots, and over they went. Cited from The Peterkin Papers, Lucretia P. Hale
  • We were still traveling along as though the fellow had on seven league boots. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Golden Summer, by Jessie Graham Flower
  • There was no doubt of it -- I had seven-league boots on my feet. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol V, Ed. by Francke
  • O why do you walk through the fields in boots, Missing so much and so much?
  • One man thought himself to be a good father because he provided his boys with rubber boots.
  • Large servers may take several minutes to boot and start all their services.
  • One may choose among a large number of languages when the system is booted.
  • Her boots are now dark blue rather than red.
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Meaning of boot

  • noun Footwear that covers the whole foot and lower leg
  • noun British term for the luggage compartment in a car
  • noun Protective casing for something that resembles a leg
  • noun An instrument of torture that is used to heat or crush the foot and leg
  • noun A form of foot torture in which the feet are encased in iron and slowly crushed
  • verb Kick; give a boot to
  • verb Cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes
    boot your computer