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Bootle

[boot-l]
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noun
  1. a city in Merseyside metropolitan county, in W England, on the Mersey estuary.
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Examples from the Web for bootle

Historical Examples

  • Mr. Bootle said in his letter to you that he was coming for his answer, and I see what answer you have given him.

    Happy Days

    Alan Alexander Milne

  • There are other instances of the same kind in Bootle Street.

  • The yield of the Bootle well in 1865 was 643,678 gallons a day.

  • Bootle possessed the great and glorious faculty of accuracy!

    My Little Sister

    Elizabeth Robins

  • "I shouldn't have said Bootle was the least like you," Eric said, with a deadly suavity.

    My Little Sister

    Elizabeth Robins


British Dictionary definitions for bootle

Bootle

noun
  1. a port in NW England, in Sefton unitary authority, Merseyside; on the River Mersey adjoining Liverpool. Pop: 59 123 (2001)
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