botte

Related to botte: bottega, boots

botte

(bɔt)
n
(Fencing) fencing a thrust or hit
References in classic literature ?
Ce poulet va tomber jusqu'au fond de mes bottes," Vassenka, who had recovered his spirits, quoted the French saying as he finished his second chicken.
Thus Flora on one occasion had been reduced to rage and despair, had her most secret feelings lacerated, had obtained a view of the utmost baseness to which common human nature can descend--I won't say e propos de bottes as the French would excellently put it, but literally e propos of some mislaid cheap lace trimmings for a nightgown the romping one was making for herself.
A titre indicatif, la botte de paille coute aujourd'hui 30 dirhams contre 10 dirhams auparavant.
I'm here because I have a love of books,' Mr Baillieu said on 29th March at the Toorak Library as he launched Christina's Matilda by Edel Wignell and illustrated by Elizabeth Botte.
Ce dernier a repris a un coup franc botte par Tedjar.
Ohio University researcher Geradine Botte has developed a catalyst that can extract hydrogen fuel from urine.
When the research team led by professor Gerardine Botte stuck the electrode into a pool of urine, and applied an electrical current, hydrogen gas was released, which was used in fuel cells.
Anatomical descriptions of this nerve in textbooks (Testut & Latarjet, 1945; Moore & Dalley, 2001) as well as in specific researches (Kosinski, 1926; Blair & Botte, 1994; Canovas et al.
flora and henri will be joining the other definitive children's retailers in the area, Oilily, Jacadi, Au Chat Botte, Bonpoint, and Catimini.
Marie France Botte works with the Center for the Pro section of Children's Rights, a private local organization in Thailand that tries to rescue children from the brothels.
Gerardine Botte of the Russ College of Engineering at Ohio University.