top boot


Definition of top boot

: a high boot often with light-colored leather bands around the upper part

Examples of top boot in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Yates said the man was wearing a maroon short-sleeve T-shirt, tan coveralls and tan or brown canvas leather high-top boots. Carol Robinson |, al, "Skeletal remains found in north Jeffco are those of a white male who has been dead for years; help sought with ID," 9 Mar. 2020 The sock is thin, with little padding, and the cut falls down below the ankle, which, while fine for low-cut sneakers, makes this a poor choice for high-top boots. James Lynch, Popular Mechanics, "Plenty Comfortable and Good Looking to Boot, These are the Best Hiking Socks," 23 Sep. 2019 The top boot camp for CEOs is a chips and cola giant Most CEOs are extremely well-educated. Shawn Tully, Fortune, "More People Named Jeffrey Got Top CEO Jobs Than Women Last Year," 27 June 2019

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First Known Use of top boot

1768, in the meaning defined above

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Cite this Entry

“Top boot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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