Definitions for boot

Definitions for (noun) boot

Main entry: boot, kick, kicking

Definition: the act of delivering a blow with the foot

Usage: he gave the ball a powerful kick; the team's kicking was excellent

Main entry: boot

Definition: a form of foot torture in which the feet are encased in iron and slowly crushed

Main entry: boot

Definition: footwear that covers the whole foot and lower leg

Main entry: boot

Definition: British term for the luggage compartment in a car

Main entry: boot, iron boot, iron heel, the boot

Definition: an instrument of torture that is used to heat or crush the foot and leg

Main entry: boot

Definition: protective casing for something that resembles a leg

Main entry: flush, kick, boot, charge, bang, thrill, rush

Definition: the swift release of a store of affective force

Usage: they got a great bang out of it; what a boot!; he got a quick rush from injecting heroin; he does it for kicks

Definitions for (verb) boot

Main entry: reboot, boot, bring up

Definition: cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes

Usage: boot your computer

Main entry: boot

Definition: kick; give a boot to

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