Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A covering for the ankle of a horse, designed to prevent interfering. See interfere.
- n. A boot reaching a little above a person's ankle.
“But the truly wonderful thing about the ankle-boot craze is that many fashionably broke New Yorkers already have a pair in the back of their closet.”
“ Evolved from their trendy ankle-boot ancestors, they offer a sexy spin on booties for warm weather.”
“Oscar de la Renta has snipped straight to the point with the befittingly named Cut-Out Bootie, which maintains the classic ankle-boot shape but exposes a triangle of skin just behind the toes (€489; neimanmarcus. com).”
“In a similar, softened-wedge style, Bottega Veneta is also offering this lower-shaft ankle-boot.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘ankle-boot’.
Types of boots used as footwear, or in a few cases, to protect the feet and legs of horses.
"...waterleg and gumboots each for Bully Hayes and Hurricane Hartigan..." --Finnegans Wake
Looking for tweets for ankle-boot.