Denver boot

noun Den·ver boot \ˈden-vər-\

: an object that the police lock onto one of the wheels of a car so that the car cannot be moved

Full Definition of DENVER BOOT

:  a metal clamp that is locked onto one of the wheels of an automobile to immobilize it especially until its owner pays accumulated parking fines


Denver, Colorado
First Known Use: 1968


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