No man is a match for a woman, except with a poker and a pair of hobnailed boots.
I would have let them jump on my chest with their hobnailed boots first!
They did not run around barefooted in summer, nor wear “tackety” or hobnailed boots in winter.
Get off my clothes this instant, you hobnailed son of a something-or-other!
From up the street came the familiar sound of hobnailed boots on the cobblestones.
hobnailed it may be, and the most interesting thing within his frontiers, but he would blush to mention it to a lady.
The gardener, rolling the lawn next day, thought as ill of hobnailed boots as of high French heels.
One of the men trod on Kate's foot with his hobnailed shoe and gave an inarticulate grunt by way of apology.
The old man opened one of his barn doors, revealing a floor littered with straw and a fringe of hobnailed American boots.
He came in with his eternal green jacket, short breeches and rough manners, making the floor tremble under his hobnailed boots.