boot out

boot out
make someone go or leave, get rid of someone, dismiss

He was booted out of high school for smoking on the school grounds.

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  • boot out — verb 1. remove from a position or office The chairman was ousted after he misappropriated funds • Syn: ↑oust, ↑throw out, ↑drum out, ↑kick out, ↑expel • Derivationally related forms: ↑expulsion …   Useful english dictionary

  • boot out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms boot out : present tense I/you/we/they boot out he/she/it boots out present participle booting out past tense booted out past participle booted out informal to make someone leave a place, their job, or… …   English dictionary

  • boot\ out — • kick out • boot out v informal To make (someone) go or leave; get rid of; dismiss. The boys made so much noise at the movie that the manager kicked them out. The chief of police was booted out of office because he was a crook. Syn.: throw… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • boot out — PHRASAL VERB If someone boots you out of a job, organization, or place, you are forced to leave it. [INFORMAL] [V P n (not pron)] Schools are booting out record numbers of unruly pupils. [Also V n P] …   English dictionary

  • boot out — See: KICK OUT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • boot out — See: KICK OUT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • boot — Ⅰ. boot [1] ► NOUN 1) a sturdy item of footwear covering the foot and ankle, and sometimes the lower leg. 2) informal a hard kick. 3) Brit. a space at the back of a car for carrying luggage. ► VERB 1) kick hard. 2) …   English terms dictionary

  • boot — boot1 [ but ] noun count *** 1. ) a type of shoe that covers all of your foot and part of your leg. You often wear boots to protect your feet and legs, for example from snow or rain: walking/hiking/riding/ski boots: a new pair of ski boots… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • boot — boot1 W3S2 [bu:t] n [Sense: 1 3, 5 7; Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: bote] [Sense: 4; Date: 1300 1400; : Old English; Origin: bot advantage, profit, use ] 1.) a type of shoe that covers your whole foot and the lower part of your leg →↑ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • boot — boot1 /booht/, n. 1. a covering of leather, rubber, or the like, for the foot and all or part of the leg. 2. Chiefly Brit. any shoe or outer foot covering reaching to the ankle. 3. an overshoe, esp. one of rubber or other waterproof material. 4.… …   Universalium

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