foot foot  /ˈfʊt/


  1. (n) the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint
  2. (n) a linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard
  3. (n) the lower part of anything
  4. (n) the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings
  5. (n) lowest support of a structure
  6. (n) any of various organs of locomotion or attachment in invertebrates
  7. (n) travel by walking
  8. (n) a member of a surveillance team who works on foot or rides as a passenger
  9. (n) an army unit consisting of soldiers who fight on foot
  10. (n) (prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm
  11. (n) a support resembling a pedal extremity
  12. (v) pay for something
  13. (v) walk
  14. (v) add a column of numbers


  1. The 8,700-square-foot house, built in 1973, has Mexican tile throughout, five bedrooms and seven bathrooms.
  2. The six-foot-tall mujahidin fighter who chose his own nickname is famed in Jalalabad for killing five Arab fighters who fled town a little too slowly when the Taliban fell.


  1. Beauchamp Foot Care Launches Summer Offer for Toenail Fungus Laser Treatment

    Beauchamp Foot Care is offering £100 off toenail fungus treatment until 30 September 2013. Any person who is living with the negative effects caused by toenail fungus should call for a free consultation to learn about toenail fungus laser treatment. (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Alexander Ovechkin: (Foot) Progressing Well

    Update: Ovechkin (broken left foot) said he's progressing well in his recovery and remains on track to return in time for training camp, the Winnipeg Free Press reports.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Foot & Ankle Devices Market Revenue is Forecasted to Reach $4.5 Billion in 2017 From $3.2 Billion in 2011, at an ...

    Foot & Ankle Devices Market report analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World. (PRWeb June 16, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 16, 2013     Source: PRWeb


  1. Mr Obama described the former president, who remains the country's dominant political force, as someone who still has "one foot in the old ways of doing business and one foot in the new".
    on Jul 2, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source:

  2. "I try not to get (frustrated)," Wie said. "This was kind of one of those days where nothing goes as planned. But I felt better coming in, so hopefully it starts off on the right foot. I'll try to go for some birdies and try to (play) on the...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Michelle Wie Source: The Associated Press

  3. "At times we played good baseball. At times we shot ourselves in the foot," Angels manager Mike Scioscia said. "The Yankees are a team that you can't give extra outs to. We did it in a couple of games. And obviously it cost us. You know, I...
    on Oct 25, 2009 By: Mike Scioscia Source: USA Today

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