to boot
phrasal besides

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • To boot — Boot Boot (b[=oo]t), n. [OE. bot, bote, advantage, amends, cure, AS. b[=o]t; akin to Icel. b[=o]t, Sw. bot, Dan. bod, Goth. b[=o]ta, D. boete, G. busse; prop., a making good or better, from the root of E. better, adj. [root]255.] 1. Remedy;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • to boot — {adv. phr.} In addition; besides; as something extra. * /He not only got fifty dollars, but they bought him dinner to boot./ Compare: FOR GOOD MEASURE, IN THE BARGAIN, THROW IN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to boot — {adv. phr.} In addition; besides; as something extra. * /He not only got fifty dollars, but they bought him dinner to boot./ Compare: FOR GOOD MEASURE, IN THE BARGAIN, THROW IN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to boot — adverb in addition, by way of addition; furthermore (Freq. 1) he serves additionally as the CEO • Syn: ↑additionally * * * AS WELL, also, too, besides, into the bargain, in addition, additionally, on top, what s more, moreover, furthermore;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • to boot — mod. in addition. □ For graduation, I got a new suit and a coat to boot. □ She got an F on her term paper and flunked the final to boot …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • to boot — in addition to, plus    We ll trade you the car for the truck and give you $500 to boot …   English idioms

  • to boot — adverb moreover, on top of that, besides, also. My boyfriend is funny, and a pretty good cook, to boot …   Wiktionary

  • to\ boot — adv. phr. In addition; besides; as something extra. He not only got fifty dollars, but they bought him dinner to boot. Compare: for good measure, in the bargain, throw in …   Словарь американских идиом

  • to boot — in addition, also You will not only need a new video. You will need a new television to boot …   Idioms and examples

  • (to) boot — also. She said she liked living at home, and she was saving money to boot …   New idioms dictionary

  • to boot — spoken used for emphasizing the last point in a list of comments or criticisms The vegetables were overcooked and tasteless, and cold to boot …   English dictionary

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