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    foot - Dictionary definition and meaning for word foot

    Definition
    (noun) the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint
    Synonyms : human foot , pes
    Example Sentence
    • his bare feet projected from his trousers
    • armored from head to foot
    Definition
    (noun) a linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard
    Synonyms : ft
    Example Sentence
    • he is six feet tall
    Definition
    (noun) the lower part of anything
    Example Sentence
    • curled up on the foot of the bed
    • the foot of the page
    • the foot of the list
    • the foot of the mountain
    Definition
    (noun) the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings
    Synonyms : animal foot
    Definition
    (noun) lowest support of a structure
    Example Sentence
    • it was built on a base of solid rock
    • he stood at the foot of the tower
    Definition
    (noun) any of various organs of locomotion or attachment in invertebrates
    Synonyms : invertebrate foot
    Definition
    (noun) travel by walking
    Example Sentence
    • he followed on foot
    • the swiftest of foot
    Definition
    (noun) a member of a surveillance team who works on foot or rides as a passenger Definition
    (noun) an army unit consisting of soldiers who fight on foot
    Synonyms : infantry
    Example Sentence
    • there came ten thousand horsemen and as many fully-armed foot
    Definition
    (noun) (prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm Definition
    (noun) a support resembling a pedal extremity
    Example Sentence
    • one foot of the chair was on the carpet
    Definition
    (verb) pay for something
    Synonyms : pick
    Example Sentence
    • pick up the tab
    • pick up the burden of high-interest mortgages
    • foot the bill
    Definition
    (verb) walk
    Synonyms : hoof , hoof it , leg it
    Example Sentence
    • let's hoof it to the disco
    Definition
    (verb) add a column of numbers
    Synonyms : foot up
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