or wellington boot
Origin of Wellington boot
Examples from the Web for wellington
Contemporary Examples of wellington
Wellington, New Zealand Our Oceania pick is the latest city to wholeheartedly embrace the global Brooklyn movement.Next Stop, Quito: Our Top Cities for 2015
December 19, 2014
You simply cannot make mistakes like that against someone such as the Duke of Wellington, who never really lost a battle.Napoleon Was a Dynamite Dictator
November 7, 2014
Nevertheless, doubts persist in Auckland and Wellington about the Greenwald-Dotcom linkup.Greenwald, Assange, and Snowden Join Forces with Kim Dotcom in New Zealand Election
September 17, 2014
Willie Herenton became the first black mayor of Memphis, and Wellington Webb became the first black mayor of Denver.The Unsung Heroism of Jesse Jackson
September 7, 2014
Gracie packed up her Wellington boots, long-sleeved shirts, and trousers, and flew to Caracas with a five-liter alembic still.When a Modern-Day Indiana Jones Met an Adventurous Gin Distiller
July 8, 2014
Historical Examples of wellington
It was impossible to persuade Wellington that he was beaten until he actually was beaten.A Treatise on Parents and Children
George Bernard Shaw
In these respects Napoleon and Wellington were both first-rate men of business.
A fine trait of the same kind is to be noted in the life of the Duke of Wellington.
There he was met by another Englishman by the name of Wellington who introduced him to Waterloo.Who Was Who: 5000 B. C. to Date
But if Wellington hoped that he would quit intriguing, he misjudged his man.The Snare
boot so called from 1817, for Arthur, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), who also in his lifetime had a style of coat, hat, and trousers named for him as well as a variety of apple and pine tree.
from Dutch Nieuw Zeeland, literally "new sea land," but chiefly a reference to the Dutch province of Zeeland. Discovered 1647 by Dutch explorer Abel Tasman and originally named Staaten Landt; the name was changed the following year by Dutch authorities.