a camp for training recruits.
(US, slang) a basic training camp for new recruits to the US Navy or Marine Corps
a centre for juvenile offenders, with a strict disciplinary regime, hard physical exercise, and community labour programmes
A asi training center (WWI Navy & Marine Corps)
A penal camp, resembling a military boot camp in rigor, used as a substitute for imprisonment: The penal system is moving toward separate drug-treatment facilities, boot camps for young offenders (1980s+)
Any very strict training facility: militant pro-life boot camp (1990s+)
boondock Contemporary Examples The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus Says Michonne’s Cute, Wouldn’t Mind a Romance Melissa Leon November 10, 2013
an area of SE Missouri where the Missouri-Arkansas border dips southward forming a rectangular-shaped extension of the state. Historical Examples The Adventure Girls at K Bar O Clair Blank
a cemetery of a frontier settlement, especially one in which gunfighters were buried.
one of a pair of L -shaped metal hooks fixed to a handle, for drawing on a boot by inserting it through a bootstrap.