boot·​ed ˈbü-təd How to pronounce booted (audio)
: wearing boots

Examples of booted in a Sentence

She shoved her booted feet under the table.
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Word History

First Known Use

1552, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of booted was in 1552

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Cite this Entry

“Booted.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Oct. 2023.

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