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Definition of "bootmaker" [boot•mak•er]

  • A maker of boots; a cobbler. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bootmaker" in a sentence
  • "Whenever Dad needed a new pair he called his bootmaker, and in a month or so they came in the mail."
  • "The city clocks were chiming the hour of ten on the following morning when a page from the Savoy approached the shop of Mr. Jarvis, bootmaker, which is situated at no great distance from the hotel."
  • "Ontario Moggs, who was at any rate honest in his philanthropy, and who did in truth believe that it was better that twenty real bootmakers should eat beef daily than that one so-called bootmaker should live in a country residence, -- who believed this and acted on his belief, though he was himself not of the twenty, but rather the one so-called bootmaker who would suffer by the propagation of such a creed, -- was beloved and almost worshipped by the denizens of the Cheshire Cheese."