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riding boot

noun
1.
a knee-high boot of black or brown leather, without fastenings, forming part of a riding habit.
Origin of riding boot
1850-1855
1850-55
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  • I don't dare take my riding boot off for fear I couldn't get it on again.

    I Walked in Arden Jack Crawford
  • She was looking at me intently and the toe of her riding boot was patting the leaves.

    The Rise of Roscoe Paine Joseph C. Lincoln
  • The younger man, slapping his riding boot with his crop, led the way to the steps of a house across the sidewalk.

    Truxton King George Barr McCutcheon
  • The English "mosquito boot" is simply an affair like a riding boot, made of suede leather, with thin soles.

    The Land of Footprints Stewart Edward White
  • “We must hurry”; and he touched the splendid horse with the heel of his riding boot.

    The Bishop of Cottontown John Trotwood Moore

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