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Synonyms for boot

kick

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boot someone out

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too big for your boots

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the act of dismissing or the condition of being dismissed from employment

the act of ejecting or the state of being ejected

a strong, pleasant feeling of excitement or stimulation

to be an advantage to

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the swift release of a store of affective force

protective casing for something that resembles a leg

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an instrument of torture that is used to heat or crush the foot and leg

a form of foot torture in which the feet are encased in iron and slowly crushed

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the act of delivering a blow with the foot

cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes

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References in periodicals archive ?
2 SCOTT HENSHALL'S EXTREME SURVIVAL: TV tough guy Ray Mears gets the boot as hero Henshall tests his endurance to the limit.
Imported block butter gets the boot, replaced by the spreadable stuff and hot chocolate is hot right now.
The people who dropped premiership football from Saturday teatime even quicker than the average manager gets the boot.
As we wait impatiently for the final five minutes of the show to discover who gets the boot, there are performances from Jessie J (right) and former runner-up and Xtra Factor host Olly Murs.
Tonight we find out which act gets the boot, plus there are live performances from music stars Professor Green, Kelly Clarkson (left) and Bruno Mars.
That way you can cheer every time a manager gets the boot when your normal reaction would be to cheer only if Fergie gets the boot.
FEARS were last night growing that Jade Goody won't get the grilling she deserves from Davina McCall if she gets the boot.
FEARS grew last night that Jade Goody will not get the grilling she deserves from Davina McCall if she gets the boot.