footboard footboard

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a narrow platform on which to stand or brace the feet
  2. (n) a vertical board or panel forming the foot of a bedstead

Usage(s):

  1. The patient's feet, with heels and toes stretching beyond the mattress, are set squarely against the footboard.
  2. She holds it in the parlor of her house, where she has a Story Clark upright, a Steinway baby grand and a two-tiered Conn with a full footboard.
  3. Marigold is actually an itinerant peddler hawking his household wares from the footboard of his cart.

News

  • Devices you may have missed at the Electronic Entertainment Expo

    In the nearly three full days at E3, you had a chance to run across the smaller peripheral devices often times literally overlooked on the floor -- things like the Bladepad, the Stinky Gaming Footboard, and the Scosche SmartRoll. For this edition of Tech Beat, YNN's Adam Balkin takes us to the Electronic Entertainment Expo.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: YNN Rochester

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