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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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In a nod to the 21st Century, the classic race car has been replaced with an environmentally-friendly hybrid Toyota Prius, the old shoe has been given the boot in favor of a New Balance running shoe, and the hip labradoodle takes the place of the Scottish terrier.
Mario and Pirlo given the boot GREIG THOMAS SCOTLAND won't face Italy legend Andrea Pirlo or Liverpool bad boy Mario Balotelli on Sunday after they were left out of the Azzurri squad.
Owner Vincent Tan is looking for a new boss after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was given the boot on Thursday.
SACKED Colley was given the boot SACKED Colley was given the boot
His dysfunctional employees on the other hand can't wait to get the party started, but when they discover they're about to be given the boot by their miserable maste they set out to find a way to survive.
But it was Dragons' Den diva Deborah Meaden, along with partner Robin Windsor, who was given the boot after failing to impress judges Darcey Bussell, Bruno Tonioli and Craig Revel Horwood with her Viennese Waltz to It's a Man's World by James Brown.
But as the final whistle rang out large sections of Villa Park started chanting for McLeish to be given the boot.
Bruce, given the boot 11 matches into the season, insisted it was his Tyneside roots which got him the bullet at Sunderland.
Summary: Anthea Turner has become the latest celebrity to be shown the Kitchen door after hubby Grant Bovey was given the boot earlier this week.
In it, Adrian Chiles gets up close and personal with whichever of the contestants has failed to cut the mustard and been given the boot by Alan Sugar.
TOP flight football officially went mad yesterday as not one, but two bosses were given the boot in a few hours.
Keisha lined up against Cleo, the only other non-white performer, in Sunday's sing-off and Cleo, who had been 8-1 fifth favourite to go, was reluctantly given the boot by Andrew Lloyd Webber, who did not try to hide his dismay at the audience verdict.
Whenever any of his ministers or spin doctors were the ones making the headlines for all the wrong reasons, they were swiftly given the boot.
Schools are to ban footwear which has already been given the boot by Manchester United.
The Beckhams' former aide was given the boot last night after receiving fewer votes from viewers than the other five remaining women.