What is another word for buskins?

Pronunciation: [bˈʌskɪnz] (IPA)

Buskins are a type of sturdy, high-ankled boot or shoe that often features decorative laces or straps. If you're looking for other words to describe this distinct footwear, there are several options to choose from. One possibility is "hiking boots," which conveys a similar sense of durability and support. Alternatively, you could use "combat boots" or "military boots," which evoke a more aggressive vibe. "Laced boots" or "biker boots" are also possibilities, depending on the specific style of the buskins in question. Whatever term you choose, it's clear that buskins are a unique and enduring type of footwear that has maintained its popularity across centuries.

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What are the hypernyms for Buskins?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Buskins

So come along, sweet-and-twenty, and help me pack my buskins."
"Hetty Wesley"
Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
The green woollen stockings, in which he had personated the outlaw, still appeared upon his legs-with a pair of heavy hobnailed buskins on his feet.
"The White Gauntlet"
Mayne Reid
I saw there was not a moment to lose, and proceeded to dress with all despatch; but, to my misery, I discovered every where nothing but theatrical robes and decorations-there lay a splendid turban, here a pair of buskins-a spangled jacket glittered on one table, and a jewelled scimitar on the other.
"The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete"
Charles James Lever (1806-1872)

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