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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who polishes shoes

Usage examples (35)
  • "A bootblack is a nice playmate," said Guy, with his usual sneer.
  • -- A bootblack is a sign of failure in your work.
  • Or maybe Lady Glinda had an opening for a bootblack or a son.
  • He was finally carried to bed in the custody of the bootblack. for more
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