The definition of a boot is a type of shoe or foot covering that covers part of the leg as well.(noun)
An example of a boot is what cowboys wear on their feet.
To boot is to kick out, or to start up a computer.(verb)
See boot in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME & OFr bote
See boot in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English bote
Origin: , from Old French.
intransitive verb boot·ed, boot·ing, boots boots
Origin: Middle English boten, to be of help
Origin: , from Old English bōtian
Origin: , from bōt, help; see bhad- in Indo-European roots.
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