What does the word bootblack mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • One who cleans and blacks boots or shoes.

Usage examples for bootblack

  1. The man of title, the Bachelor of Arts, the bootblack, the lumberjack and the millionaire's son meet on common ground. – Private Peat by Harold R. Peat
  2. Sir, a bootblack, if I choose! – Trumps by George William Curtis