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chukka boot

[ chuhk-uh ]
/ ˈtʃʌk ə /
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noun
an ankle-high shoe, laced through two pairs of eyelets, often made of suede.
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Also called chukka .

Origin of chukka boot

1945–50; so called from its resemblance to a polo boot. See chukker
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British Dictionary definitions for chukka boot

chukka boot

chukka


noun
an ankle-high boot made of suede or rubber and worn for playing polo

Word Origin for chukka boot

C19 chukka
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