Definition of Footwork in English :

Define Footwork in English

Footwork meaning in English

Meaning of Footwork in English

Pronunciation of Footwork in English

Footwork pronunciation in English

Pronounce Footwork in English


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1. footwork

the manner of using the feet

2. footwork

skillful maneuvering or dealing

Example Sentences:
'she needs some fancy footwork to cover all those lies'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of footwork
skilful use of the feet, as in sports, dancing, etc
2. informal
clever manoeuvring
deft political footwork
3. informal
preliminary groundwork
many estate agents now do the footwork – you only need to visit

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see synonyms of footwork
the act or manner of moving or using the feet, as in walking, boxing, dancing, etc.

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of footwork
1. Sports The manner in which the feet are used or maneuvered, as in boxing or in figure skating.
2. Work that involves moving around on foot; legwork.
3. Informal Skillful dealing or maneuvering; tactics: "They've built a corporate empire on dazzling financial footwork" (Christopher Farrell).

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