/ (ˈɡʌmˌbuːts) /
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another name for Wellington boots (def. 1)
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Question 1 of 10
Which of the following words means “to make a crackling sound; crackle”?
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How to use gumboots in a sentence
We change into gumboots in an old cellar and our journey commences.
The men crept along on sodden, swollen feet—no gumboots had been obtainable.On the King's Service|Innes Logan
O gumboots, what reputations have you not jeopardised, what hairs brought down with sorrow to the Base!