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a new pair of ski boots
She wore black leather ankle boots.
I was always the poor one, but now the boot is on the other foot.
He was useless, and soon got the boot.
That's just like him to put the boot in when I'm down.
They were shaking in their boots when they saw their opponents.
The vegetables were overcooked and tasteless, and cold to boot.
I think he's getting too big for his boots.
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a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team
a sardonic smile, expression, or comment shows a lack of respect for what someone else has said...
a response to a scathing comment or unpleasant situation
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Definition of boot from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.