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hip boot Syllabification: hip boot

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of hip boot in English:

noun

A waterproof boot that reaches the hip.
Example sentences
  • It will be a good idea to wear hip boots and take care of cuts and scrapes before the toxic slush turns them into festering sores.
  • You can buy a camouflage hip boot set from L.L. Bean, or find an appropriate set at any fine sporting goods store near you.
  • Oh, when I got seriously into waterfowling 35 years or so ago, all waders and hip boots were made of vulcanized rubber.

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