Origin of bootless
Related formsboot·less·ly, adverbboot·less·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for bootless
The Democrats sensibly blamed the feckless, bootless Bush administration for the collapse of the markets.
He wore nothing but a rough flax mat round his waist—trouserless, bootless, hatless.The adventures of Kimble Bent|James Cowan
It is mentioned by Cnut as one of the bootless crimes, and under the Saxon laws was punishable by death.
The bootless feet of the Texan had left no mark on the buffalo grass.Prairie Flowers|James B. Hendryx