Booting
Boot Boot, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Booted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Booting}.] 1. To put boots on, esp. for riding. [1913 Webster]

Coated and booted for it. --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]

2. To punish by kicking with a booted foot. [U. S.] [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Booting — Boot ing, n. Advantage; gain; gain by plunder; booty. [Obs.] Sir. J. Harrington. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Booting — Boot ing, n. 1. A kind of torture. See {Boot}, n., 2. [1913 Webster] 2. A kicking, as with a booted foot. [U. S.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Booting — This article is about bootstrapping operating systems. For the general concept, see Bootstrapping. For other uses, see Booting (disambiguation). In computing, booting (also known as booting up) is a process that begins when a user turns on a… …   Wikipedia

  • Booting — Boot Boot, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Booted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Booting}.] 1. To profit; to advantage; to avail; generally followed by it; as, what boots it? [1913 Webster] What booteth it to others that we wish them well, and do nothing for them?… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • booting — bamblėjimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Augalų stiebo augimas dėl tarpinių tarpubamblių ilgėjimo. atitikmenys: angl. booting rus. выход в трубку; трубкование …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • booting — /booh ting/, n. the practice of dealing with scofflaws by attaching a boot to the wheel of a car, immobilizing it until its owner reports to the police or pays delinquent fines. [BOOT1 + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • booting — n. startup, act of turning on a computer (Computers) buːt n. shoe which extends over the ankle; startup of a computer (Computers); trunk, luggage compartment of a car (British); dismissal; kick v. kick; kick out; fire …   English contemporary dictionary

  • booting — /booh ting/, n. the practice of dealing with scofflaws by attaching a boot to the wheel of a car, immobilizing it until its owner reports to the police or pays delinquent fines. [BOOT1 + ING1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Booting (disambiguation) — Booting could mean:* Booting up, the process a computer follows when it is powered on * Booting (chat room slang), or booting off , referring to the disconnection or crashing of a remote computer. See also Boot (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

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