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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of boot.
  • n. A kicking, as with a booted foot.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Advantage; gain; gain by plunder; booty.
  • n. A kind of torture. See boot, n., 2.
  • n. A kicking, as with a booted foot.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Advantage; service; avail.
  • n. Payment in addition or into the bargain.
  • n. Torture by means of the boot. See boot, n., 3.
  • n. Booty; plunder.
  • n. The taking of booty.


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