Definition of bootlace in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbuːtleɪs/


A cord or leather strip for lacing boots.
Example sentences
  • One of the most tedious jobs I ever did at The Board was to look after the narrow fabrics industry: ribbons, bootlaces, elastics etc - not the most exhilarating of fields to work in.
  • She bent to make sure her tall orange bootlaces were tied.
  • He reaches down and starts untying her other bootlace and gently pulling her boots and socks off, massaging her feet and ankles as he does.

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