- furnished with hobnails.
- rustic or loutish.
Origin of hobnailed
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Examples from the Web for hobnailed
The shadow of his hobnailed boots was enormous and coffin-like.
The shadow of his hobnailed boots was enormous and coffinlike.
I would have let them jump on my chest with their hobnailed boots first!The Bill-Toppers
Do you suppose WE care for the opinion of that hobnailed lout of a Paris?Roundabout Papers
William Makepeace Thackeray
In the silence a noise of hobnailed haste rose on the still air.The Woman in Black
Edmund Clerihew Bentley