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bootmaker

(ˈbʊtmeɪkə)
n
a person who makes boots and shoes for a living
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bootmaker - a maker of bootsbootmaker - a maker of boots      
cobbler, shoemaker - a person who makes or repairs shoes
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bootmaker

[ˈbuːtmeɪkəʳ] Nzapatero/a m/f que hace botas
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At the corner of the Moroseyka, opposite a large house with closed shutters and bearing a bootmaker's signboard, stood a score of thin, worn-out, gloomy-faced bootmakers, wearing overalls and long tattered coats.
On seeing the crowd and the bloodstained man the workman ceased speaking, and with eager curiosity all the bootmakers joined the moving crowd.
In the name of the husbands and fathers of England, I call upon the bootmakers to reform.
Although his brother showed so dim a glimmering of interest in their altered fortunes that it was very doubtful whether he understood them, Mr Dorrit caused him to be measured for new raiment by the hosiers, tailors, hatters, and bootmakers whom he called in for himself; and ordered that his old clothes should be taken from him and burned.
His face was yellow and wrinkled, like that of Fook Shing, the Chinese bootmaker in the bazar.
A sober, intelligent young fellow, who begins with a small capital as a money-changer, soon buys a share in a broker's business; and, to go even lower, a petty clerk becomes a notary, a rag-picker lays by two or three thousand francs a year, and the poorest workmen often become manufacturers; whereas, in the rotatory movement of this present civilization, which mistakes perpetual division and redivision for progress, an unhappy civil service clerk, like Chazelle for instance, is forced to dine for twenty-two sous a meal, struggles with his tailor and bootmaker, gets into debt, and is an absolute nothing; worse than that, he becomes an idiot
uk) | Pale pink cashmere roll neck, PS75, and pink cashmere cardigan, PS75, both M&S; blue necklace, PS25, Freedom at Topshop; boyfriend jeans, PS42, Topshop; snake print shoes, PS79, Jones Bootmakers | Blue floral dress, PS39.
uk) | White dress, PS140, Ariella at House of Fraser; bangle, PS18, Freedom Topshop; animal print clutch, PS10, Littlewoods | Pale pink cashmere roll neck, PS75, and pink cashmere cardigan, PS75, both M&S; blue necklace, PS25, Freedom at Topshop; boyfriend jeans, PS42, Topshop; snake print shoes, PS79, Jones Bootmakers | Blue floral dress, PS39.
99 for pack of five, H&M; nude courts, PS50, Office | Pale pink cashmere roll neck, PS75, and pink cashmere cardigan, PS75, both M&S; blue necklace, PS25, Freedom at Topshop; boyfriend jeans, PS42, Topshop; snake print shoes, PS79, Jones Bootmakers | Blue floral dress, PS39.
Pale pink cashmere roll neck, PS75, and pink cashmere cardigan, PS75, both M&S; blue necklace, PS25, Freedom at Topshop; boyfriend jeans, PS42, Topshop; snake print shoes, PS79, Jones Bootmakers | Pale pink cashmere roll neck, PS75, and pink cashmere cardigan, PS75, both M&S; blue necklace, PS25, Freedom at Topshop; boyfriend jeans, PS42, Topshop; snake print shoes, PS79, Jones Bootmakers | Blue floral dress, PS39.
Darby, 64, soft-spoken, bespectacled and tattooed, was once one of the most prodigious bootmakers in the Texas prison system, turning out more than a thousand pairs of custom-made footwear for police, FBI agents and the governor's office, prison officials said.