boot noun

ADJ. heavy | lightweight | high | ankle, calf-length, knee-length, thigh-length | muddy | polished | fabric, kid, leather, plastic, suede | gum, rubber, Wellington | high-heeled, hob-nailed, lace-up, nailed, steel-capped, studded, thick-soled | army, baseball, climbing, cowboy, desert, football, hiking, riding, rugby, ski, walking

QUANT. pair a pair of heavy walking boots

VERB + BOOT have on, wear | put on, take off | lace up, unlace | polish

BOOT + NOUN polish

PHRASES as tough as old boots The meat was as tough as old boots. | the toe of sb's boot She kicked at the snow with the toe of her boot. > Special page at CLOTHES