Denver boot definition, meaning - what is Denver boot in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “Denver boot”

See all translations

Denver boot

noun [C] uk   /ˌden.vəˈbuːt/  us   /-vɚ-/ US (also boot, UK wheel clamp)
a metal device attached to the wheel of an illegally parked car that will only be removed when the owner pays an amount of money
Translations of “Denver boot”
in Chinese (Traditional) 車輪固定夾…
in Chinese (Simplified) 车轮固定夹…
(Definition of Denver boot from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of Denver boot?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

lateral thinking

a way of solving a problem by thinking about it in a different and original way and not using traditional or expected methods

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

plyscraper noun

May 18, 2015
a skyscraper made mainly from wood The development of engineered timber could herald a new era of eco-friendly ‘plyscrapers’. Christchurch welcomed its first multistorey timber structure this year, there are plans for Vancouver, and the talk is China could follow

Read More