jackboots


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jackboots

[ˈdʒækˌbuːts] npl (Mil) → stivali mpl alti
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As the world is aware our legitimate right and aspirations are being ruthlessly trampled under the jackboots of Indian forces.
No doubt May has already ordered her leopard print jackboots.
Egregious hypocrisy is Johnson mocking rival David Cameron for raising the spectre of World War III if Britain leaves Europe then himself conjuring images of German jackboots stomping on Britain if we remain.
Bhattacharya said, We understand the anger people feel after six decades of living under the jackboots and bayonets of the army.
If you didn't know better, you'd be forgiven for thinking that the reign of Rivlin would be all jackboots and Jewish fanaticism.
ISLAMIST extremism poses the greatest threat to this country since Nazi jackboots marched into Calais.
The NSA is surely not the Stasi," Snowden said, in reference to the notorious East German security service, "but we should always remember that the danger to -societies from security services is not that they will spontaneously decide to embrace moustache-twirling and jackboots to bear us bodily into dark places, but that the slowly shifting foundation of policy will make it such that moustaches and jackboots are discovered to prove an operational advantage towards a necessary purpose.
He also appears to be wearing Nazi-style jackboots, and has his hand splayed upwards in a "Heil Hitler" salute-all while sporting his trademark grin.
The author asks questions about where the stereotypical images of genocide perpetrators (black men with guns, white men in jackboots, men with guns in Middle Eastern costume) and victims (starving black children, pretty young women) move people to action and where they merely reinforce prejudices.
I could never imagine Lewis wearing a German helmet and Jackboots only riding down Ty Mawr Road on his bike and woolly hat heading for the famous Crosville Club.
France: France s far-right National Front kicked off its traditional "Joan of Arc" May Day march Sunday with a new leader at the head and under orders banning skinhead haircuts and jackboots.
JACKBOOTS ON WHITEHALL (12) is a fairly amusing animation with a great voice cast, including Ewan McGregor, Alan Cumming, Richard E Grant and Timothy Spall.