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boo·ty1

booty1

 
pronunciation:
bu ti
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Homophone Note
part of speech: noun
inflections: booties
definition 1: riches or goods stolen or taken from people in war; loot
synonyms:
loot, spoils
similar words:
conquest, plunder, prize
definition 2: any treasure or prize.
What booty did you receive for winning the race?
synonyms:
loot, treasure
similar words:
haul, jackpot, prize, purse, reward, winnings
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Homophone Note
The words booty and bootee sound alike but have different meanings. To find out why bootee does not interest a pirate, see the entry for bootee.