(redirected from boots off)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.
See: spurn
References in classic literature ?
In fact, I was aware of nothing till I awoke, how long after I could not imagine, in my bunk with my boots off. It was dark.
I caught cold, and got myself so stuck up with a complication of gums, slime and general corruption, that I wore out more than two thousand pair of boot-jacks getting my boots off that night, and even then some Christian hide peeled off with them.
None of us had a spell of any sort for nearly thirty hours, and there the old man sat rubbing his chin, rubbing the top of his head, and so bothered he didn't even think of pulling his long boots off.