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1. bootblack

noun. a person who polishes shoes and boots.

Synonyms

  • unskilled person

Etymology

  • black (English)
  • black (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boot (English)
  • boote (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word bootblack


1. Noun, singular or mass
Despite being issued brown, Nazi troopers were required to maintain a black finish on their boots by applying bootblack in their free time.

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