Denver boot

Den·​ver boot | \ ˈden-vər- \

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

First Known Use of Denver boot

1968, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Denver boot

Denver, Colorado

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The first known use of Denver boot was in 1968

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English Language Learners 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

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