iron boot

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Noun1.iron boot - an instrument of torture that is used to heat or crush the foot and leg
instrument of torture - an instrument of punishment designed and used to inflict torture on the condemned person
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Because this is the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Spidey teams up with Iron Man to pummel ex-Batman actor Michael Keaton (playing Vulture) the way an iron boot would usually pummel a spider.
Small countries like Israel writhed under the iron boot of imperial Rome.
Adopting the stable draughtsmanship of 50s cartoons, it puts the iron boot into coercive militarism.
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HOT STUFF: A cool Robert Downey Jnr turns up the heat as Iron Man; HOT FOOT: Director John Favreau tells Robert how the Iron boot works
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In the meantime, others have stepped forward to remind this generation about what it cost to ensure they would not have to live under the iron boot of authoritarianism.
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