N-COUNT: usu pl
A bootlace is a long thin cord which is used to fasten a boot.

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • bootlace — ootlace n. a long lace for fastening boots. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bootlace — noun Bootlace is used before these nouns: ↑tie …   Collocations dictionary

  • bootlace — noun Date: 1832 British shoelace …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bootlace — /booht lays /, n. 1. a long, strong lace used to fasten a boot. 2. Brit. a shoelace. [1930 35; BOOT1 + LACE] * * * …   Universalium

  • bootlace — noun A long lace for fastening boots …   Wiktionary

  • bootlace — boot|lace [ˈbu:tleıs] n [C usually plural] a long piece of string that you use to fasten a boot …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bootlace — n. strings used to lace up boots …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bootlace — noun a cord or leather strip for lacing boots …   English new terms dictionary

  • bootlace — noun (countable usually plural) a long piece of string that you use to fasten a boot …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • bootlace — boot•lace [[t]ˈbutˌleɪs[/t]] n. brit. Brit. shoelace • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

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