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booty1

[boo-tee] /ˈbu ti/
noun, plural booties.
1.
spoil taken from an enemy in war; plunder; pillage.
2.
something that is seized by violence and robbery.
3.
any prize or gain.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English botye, variant of buty < Middle Low German bute booty (originally a sharing of the spoils); cognate with Old Norse bȳti exchange, barter; oo of boot2
Related forms
bootyless, adjective
Can be confused
bootee, bootie, booty.
Synonyms
1–3. spoils, loot, gain, takings, winnings, swag.
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British Dictionary definitions for bootyless

booty1

/ˈbuːtɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
any valuable article or articles, esp when obtained as plunder
Word Origin
C15: from Old French butin, from Middle Low German buite exchange; related to Old Norse býta to exchange, býti barter

booty2

/ˈbuːtɪ/
noun
1.
(slang) the buttocks
Word Origin
C20: from butt1 buttocks
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Word Origin and History for bootyless

booty

n.

"plunder, gain, profit," mid-15c., from Old French butin "booty" (14c.), from a Germanic source akin to Middle Low German bute "exchange." Influenced in form and sense by boot (n.2) and in form by nouns ending in -y. Meaning "female body considered as a sex object" is 1920s, black slang.

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Slang definitions & phrases for bootyless

booty

modifier

: It's about snappin' all the booty rap

noun
  1. The female body as a sex object You can listen to it, but you can shake your booty to it too
  2. The vulva
  3. The sex act; sex; ass: The heroines are giving up some booty (1920s+ Black)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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bootyless in the Bible

captives or cattle or objects of value taken in war. In Canaan all that breathed were to be destroyed (Deut. 20: 16). The "pictures and images" of the Canaanites were to be destroyed also (Num. 33:52). The law of booty as to its division is laid down in Num. 31:26-47. David afterwards introduced a regulation that the baggage-guard should share the booty equally with the soldiers engaged in battle. He also devoted of the spoils of war for the temple (1 Sam. 30:24-26; 2 Sam. 8:11; 1 Chr. 26:27).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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