Foot - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard (syn: ft)
- the lower part of anything
- the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings
- lowest support of a structure (syn: base, foundation, fundament, groundwork, substructure, understructure)
- any of various organs of locomotion or attachment in invertebrates
- travel by walking
- an army unit consisting of soldiers who fight on foot
- (prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm
- a support resembling a pedal extremity
He was wearing boots on his feet.
Tracks made by the feet of a bird
The people in the crowd began to stamp their feet.
They camped at the foot of the mountain.
At the foot of the stairs
The foot of the table
...I'll foot the bill for dinner....
The dog lay at her feet.
They came on foot.
I was not aware of your presence. Your foot is so light.
At the close of the reign of Charles the Second, most of his foot were musketeers.
My foot hurts.
I had blisters on the soles of my feet.
I dropped a glass earlier, so don't walk around in bare feet.
The vet examined the horse's hind feet.
present participle: footing
past tense: footed
past participle: footed