hip boot

noun

Definition of hip boot

: a waterproof boot reaching to the hips

Examples of hip boot in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Anglers typically cast flashy spinning lures into the muddy water, where hip boots or chest waders are strongly recommended. Matt Tunseth, Anchorage Daily News, "Kenai River sockeye salmon returns steady but not spectacular as peak of run arrives," 19 July 2019

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First Known Use of hip boot

1853, in the meaning defined above

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“Hip boot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hip%20boot. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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