crowboot

[ kroh-boot ]
/ ˈkroʊˌbut /

noun Canadian Dialect.

a moccasinlike boot made of soft leather.

Nearby words

  1. crow-bill,
  2. crow-pheasant,
  3. crowbait,
  4. crowbar,
  5. crowberry,
  6. crowd,
  7. crowd pleaser,
  8. crowd puller,
  9. crowd surf,
  10. crowd-pleaser

Origin of crowboot

1960–65; apparently crow1 + boot1, though literal sense unclear

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British Dictionary definitions for crowboot

crowboot

/ (ˈkrəʊˌbuːt) /

noun

a type of Inuit boot made of fur and leather
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