American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A moccasin with knee-high leggings made of oiled leather.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A boot of undressed leather, worn principally by lumbermen.
- Origin unknown. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“W'at you t'ink 'bout Leloo, now?" grinned the Indian, as he rose from his knee and wiped his bloody knife upon his larrigan.”
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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
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