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noun, plural boot·er·ies.
  1. a store selling boots, shoes, etc.
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Origin of bootery

An Americanism dating back to 1915–20; boot1 + -ery
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Historical Examples

  • Smart gowns, exquisite hat creations, attractive styles in bootery, all tempt us to spend more than is really quite necessary.

    Book of Etiquette, Volume 2

    Lillian Eichler Watson