boot-shaped boot-shaped

Definition(s):

  • (adj) shaped like a boot

Usage(s):

  1. Italy's boot-shaped peninsula is crisscrossed by two fault lines, with about 20 million of its 57 million residents at risk from earthquakes.
  2. Messina is on the island of Sicily, near the toe of boot-shaped Italy.
  3. The parish is narrow and looks a bit like the toe of boot-shaped Louisiana being dipped into the gulf.

News

  • Watch This Bear Steal an Entire Dumpster From a Colorado Springs Restaurant

    This bear likes schnitzel. She's six feet tall, loves to dance, and normally prefers to drink Krombacher from an enormous boot-shaped glass, maybe. The Denver Post reports that she's recently taken to raiding the refuse and scrap bins behind Edelweiss in Colorado Springs. "She passes up the recycling bin and goes right for the good stuff," says manager Dieter Schnakenberg. Last night, however ...
    on August 2, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

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