button boot

noun

Definition of button boot

: a boot fastened with buttons Teddy was gorgeous to behold in a crimson merino blouse, and his best button boots— Louisa May Alcott, Little Men, 1871

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First Known Use of button boot

1834, in the meaning defined above

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“Button boot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/button%20boot. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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