boots

[ boots ]
/ buts /

noun, plural boots.British.

a servant, as at a hotel, who blacks or polishes shoes and boots.

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Origin of boots

First recorded in 1615–25; plural of boot1; see -s3
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British Dictionary definitions for boots

boots
/ (buːts) /

noun plural boots

British (formerly) a shoeblack who cleans the guests' shoes in a hotel
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