ski boot


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ski boot

n.
A stiff padded plastic or leather boot that is fastened to the foot with strong buckles or laces and locked into place in a ski binding.

ski′ boot`


n.
a heavy, thick-soled, ankle-high shoe for skiing, often having padding and supporting straps and laces around the ankle, with grooves on the heel for binding to a ski.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ski boot - a stiff boot that is fastened to a ski with a ski bindingski boot - a stiff boot that is fastened to a ski with a ski binding
boot - footwear that covers the whole foot and lower leg
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