chukka boot

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chukka boot



(Clothing & Fashion) an ankle-high boot made of suede or rubber and worn for playing polo
[C19 chukka]

chuk′ka boot`

(ˈtʃʌk ə)
an ankle-high shoe laced through two pairs of eyelets and often made of suede.
[1945–50; so called from its resemblance to a polo boot. See chukker]
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Noun1.chukka boot - a shoe that comes up to the ankle and is laced through two or three pairs of eyelets; often made of suede
shoe - footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material
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