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Meaning of BOOTLEG

Pronunciation:  'boot`leg

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the part of a boot above the instep
  2. [n]  whiskey illegally distilled from a corn mash
  3. [adj]  distributed or sold illicitly; "the black economy pays no taxes"
  4. [v]  produce or distribute illegally; "bootleg tapes of the diva's singing"
  5. [v]  sell illicit products such as drugs or alcohol; "They were bootlegging whiskey"

BOOTLEG is a 7 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: black, black-market, contraband, corn liquor, illegal, moonshine, smuggled
 See Also: boot, corn, corn whiskey, corn whisky, covering, create, make, produce, sell



Thesaurus Terms
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