jackboots


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jackboots

[ˈdʒækˌbuːts] npl (Mil) → stivali mpl alti
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But more unforgivably, that shot let Australia off the hook after their most miserable decade of all time, and allowed Allan Border to don his jackboots and embark on a decades-long campaign of Ashes subjugation.
We were dusting off our jackboots until we read on to find: "At Planned Power you will learn how to: identify what you want from each area of life; create a plan to achieve it; make the most of your year ahead; align your unconscious mind with the conscious; become a fulfillioniare -- rich in every area of life."
What the court has done today is that notwithstanding the blaring siren of the executive, notwithstanding the threatening jackboots of the executive, the judiciary has shown that it remains the last hope of the common man.'
'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.
Cafwyd cyfle i glywed y caneuon 'Parti Billy Thomas' a 'Jackboots Maggie Thatcher' yn fyw ar lwyfan am y tro cyntaf ers 1986 gyda Dic Ben a Gethin Jones o'r grwp Elfyn Presli yn ymddangos ar y llwyfan.
And critics outside of Israel were hardly more forgiving: Rivlin, declared one widely circulated AFP story, was "the affable face of Israel's far right." 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.