Definition of Foot in English :
Define Foot in English
Foot meaning in English
Meaning of Foot in English
Pronunciation of Foot in English
Foot pronunciation in English
Pronounce Foot in Englishsee synonyms of foot
the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint
Example Sentences:'his bare feet projected from his trousers''armored from head to foot'
2. foot, ft
a linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard
Example Sentences:'he is six feet tall'
the lower part of anything
Example Sentences:'curled up on the foot of the bed''the foot of the page''the foot of the list''the foot of the mountain'
lowest support of a structure
Example Sentences:'it was built on a base of solid rock''he stood at the foot of the tower'
6. foot, invertebrate foot
any of various organs of locomotion or attachment in invertebrates
travel by walking
Example Sentences:'he followed on foot''the swiftest of foot'
a member of a surveillance team who works on foot or rides as a passenger
9. foot, infantry
an army unit consisting of soldiers who fight on foot
Example Sentences:'there came ten thousand horsemen and as many fully-armed foot'
(prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm
a support resembling a pedal extremity
Example Sentences:'one foot of the chair was on the carpet'
12. foot, pick
pay for something
Example Sentences:'pick up the tab''pick up the burden of high-interest mortgages''foot the bill'
Example Sentences:'let's hoof it to the disco'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers
Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.
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