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jackbootnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdʒæk.buːt/
a ​longboot that ​covers the ​leg up to the ​knee, ​especially as ​worn by Nazis
jackbooted
adjective uk   /-ˌbuː.tɪd/  us   /-ˌbuː.t̬ɪd/
wearing jackboots: a jackbooted ​thug
(Definition of jackboot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jackboot”
in Spanish bota militar…
in Vietnamese giầy ống…
in Malaysian but tinggi…
in Thai รองเท้าบู๊ตทหาร…
in French bottes à l’écuyère…
in German hoher Stiefel…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指纳粹分子穿的)及膝长筒靴…
in Indonesian sepatu bot panjang…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指納粹分子穿的)及膝長筒靴…
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