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Denver boot

noun Den·ver boot \ˈden-vər-\

Simple Definition of Denver boot

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Denver boot

  1. :  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

Origin and Etymology of denver boot

Denver, Colorado

First Known Use: 1968

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a very small amount

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