iron boot

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

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It also does maths: calculates web angles, web speed, how Spidey can use his new powers (once symbolic of puberty, now just symbolic of Spider-Man's tendency to pummel people, iron boot, etc.
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Twenty-two years of being tripped up, face down in the mud and being kicked in the face with an iron boot will do that to most stable men.
The clampers seem to be of an unusually humane frame of mind, dishing out warning windscreen stickers before the dreaded iron boot goes on.
at dusk as thousands of horses' hoofs and thousands of iron boots tramped forward they struck tiny sparks from the stones, but the horses and the men who made the sparks were invisible.
One of two Chinese iron shoe wearers to share a Guinness World Record for walking 10 metres backwards in heavyweight iron boots is Zhang Zhenghui from Changsha.
Stuntman and illusionist David Blaine's latest trick involves chain mail, iron boots and one million volts of electricity.
As Palestinians we feel ashamed about the role played by Secretary General of United Nations when he has miserably failed to address the grievances of the millions of Palestinians who continue to be under occupation suffering under the iron boots of Israel for the last 63 years.
Despite wearing spike-clad iron boots, the buck-toothed demons were said to be too fast to outrun and so the only way to escape one was to quote a passage from the Bible.
He should go away, put on a pair of iron boots and jog around the roads of Leitrim for the rest of his life.