jackbooted definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- wearing jackboots
- severely oppressive, esp. in a brutal or cruel way
jackbooted definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Wearing jackboots.
- Cruelly and violently oppressive: “a revival of the aggressive, jack-booted militarism of the Thirties and Forties” (Saturday Review).