The four day boot camp began in northern Virginia in 1996 and is now in its third year in New York.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine also took home Best Comedy Series to boot, ruining all of your Golden Globes pools.
The foot found on False Creek was near a part of Vancouver known as Leg in boot Square.
To elucidate his point, he turned a boot upside down and pointed to the thick, tire-like treads on its sole.
Watch as an Obama impersonator gets the boot at a GOP conference.
Seizing the opportunity, he had hastily divested himself of his own boot and had added that to the page's burden.
He had made about ten steps when his boot stuck fast, he reeled and fell.
In the street before my door a nail came loose in my boot and stuck in my foot.
He hated to be found on the floor at the toe of Big Tom's boot.
Hycy paused for a moment, seemed thoughtful, and tapped his boot with the point of his whip as he looked at them.
footwear, early 14c., from Old French bote "boot" (12c.), with corresponding words in Provençal and Spanish, of unknown origin, perhaps from a Germanic source. Originally for riding boots only. An old Dorsetshire word for "half-boots" was skilty-boots [Halliwell, Wright].
"profit, use," Old English bot "help, relief, advantage; atonement," literally "a making better," from Proto-Germanic *boto (see better (adj.)). Cf. German Buße "penance, atonement," Gothic botha "advantage." Now mostly in phrase to boot (Old English to bote).
"to kick," 1877, American English, from boot (n.1). Generalized sense of "eject, kick out" is from 1880. Related: Booted; booting.
"start up a computer," 1975, from bootstrap (v.), a 1958 derived verb from bootstrap (n.) in the computer sense.
To start up or input a computer'soperatingsystem:Thetypicalfirststepinworking with a computer, then, is to load the DOS programs; this is called ''booting up''/ He showed me how to log in and boot the operating system
[1970s+ Computers; fr earlierbootstrap,becauseafterasimpleactionlikepressing one key, the computer loads the operating system itself, as if it were raising itself by its own bootstraps]