ski boot


Definition of ski boot

: a rigid padded shoe that extends just above the ankle, is secured to the foot, and is locked into position in a ski binding

Examples of ski boot in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The polymer used in this ski boot comes from castor oil, which is extracted from a non-edible crop. Outside Online, 9 Mar. 2022 One example of a company trying to take responsibility for its waste is Italian ski boot manufacturer Tecnica. Heather Hansman, Outside Online, 9 Dec. 2021 Perhaps the Boa system on your snowboard boot fails in the middle of a long tour, or the lockout mode on your ski boot refuses to stay in place. Trevor Husted, Outside Online, 3 Apr. 2022 Scarpa issued a voluntary recall Monday of its 2014 F1 Evo backcountry ski boot because of a defect with its locking mechanism. The Editors, Outside Online, 3 Feb. 2015 Central Core: This is the true heart of Aspen — the gondola, restaurants, boutiques, and ski lifts are never more than a few blocks away, making getting around on foot (or ski boot) a breeze. Evie Carrick, Travel + Leisure, 26 Jan. 2022 The search for the skier, who moved to the Truckee area from Colorado in October and was the general manager at a ski boot shop in the area, was suspended Dec. 30, officials said. Dennis Romero, NBC News, 9 Jan. 2022 The higher-than-calf length cut of this snow sock protects shins from any ski boot chafing. Rachel Chang, Condé Nast Traveler, 16 Nov. 2021 One person appeared to be wearing a single ski boot. Douglas Preston, The New Yorker, 10 May 2021 See More

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First Known Use of ski boot

1907, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ski boot was in 1907

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“Ski boot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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