Synonyms of boot in English:

boot


See definition of boot

noun

1‘don't come in here in those muddy boots!’

SYNONYMS

gumboot, wellington, wader, walking boot, riding boot, field boot, jackboot, thigh boot, half-boot, ankle boot, pixie boot, Chelsea boot, balmoral, desert boot, moon boot, snow boot

galosh, overshoe

football boot

informal welly, bovver boot

British informal beetle-crusher

trademark Doc Martens

historical buskin, napoleon, top boot

2‘he got a boot in the stomach’

SYNONYMS

kick, blow, knock


verb

1‘his shot was booted off the line by the goalkeeper’

SYNONYMS

kick, punt, bunt, strike with the foot, tap

propel, drive, knock, send

Scottish blooter

2‘the menu is ready as soon as you boot up your computer’

SYNONYMS

start up, fire up, prepare, ready, make ready


Phrases

    give someone the boot

      SYNONYMS

      dismiss, give someone their notice, throw out, get rid of, discharge

      lay off, make redundant

      oust, expel

      sack, give someone the sack, fire, send packing, kick out, boot out, defenestrate, give someone the heave-ho, give someone the old heave-ho, give someone their marching orders, give someone the bullet, show someone the door

      British

      turf out, give someone their cards, give someone the push, give someone the elbow, give someone the big E, bin off

      North American

      give someone the air

      cashier

      ANTONYMS

      engage

    boot someone out

      SYNONYMS

      dismiss, give someone their notice, throw out, get rid of, discharge

      lay off, make redundant

      oust, expel

      sack, give someone the sack, fire, send packing, kick out, give someone the boot, defenestrate, give someone the heave-ho, give someone the old heave-ho, give someone their marching orders, give someone the bullet, show someone the door

      British

      turf out, give someone their cards, give someone the push, give someone the elbow, give someone the big E, bin off

      North American

      give someone the air

      cashier

      ANTONYMS

      engage