footloose footloose  /ˈfʊt ˌlus/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) free to go or do as one pleases

Usage(s):

  1. Some of this footloose book is charming.
  2. And in the spirit of John's footloose ways, Paul VI left the Vatican the day after his electionto visit Spain's ailing primate, Enrique Cardinal Pla y Deniel.
  3. Rounding out the quintet, for no discernible reason except to exploit interracial dalliance, is Diana Sands as a footloose Negro photographer.

News

  1. Hot tickets: ‘Avenue Q,’ ‘Footloose,’ and ‘A Wrinkle in Time’

    Hot tickets: ‘Avenue Q,’ ‘Footloose,’ and ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Published Jun 13, 2013 04:59PM MDT DANCE Best of State Celebration • Friday, June 14, 7 p.m.; DF Dance Studio, 2978 S. State , Salt Lake City; $10-$20. SB Dance: Of Meat & Marrow • Saturday, June 15, 8 p.m.; Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City; $15. MUSIC The Orem Chorale • Saturday, June 15, 7:30 p.m ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. Kenny Loggins to Play Free Concert in Bentonville

    BENTONVILLE, AR-- Get ready to get Footloose in Bentonville.  Kenny Loggins will play a free concert as part of the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship events.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KNWA Fayetteville

  3. Kevin Bacon ‘Footloose’ Role Offer ‘Lousy,’ He Says

    Footloose star Kevin Bacon has finally broken his silence about why he refused to appear in a cameo for the 2011 remake of his 1984 movie classic about Chicago teen Ren McCormack who moves to a town where dancing and rock music have been banned. He spoke out Tuesday at an event at the Paley [...] Kevin Bacon ‘Footloose’ Role Offer ‘Lousy,’ He Says is a post from: The Inquisitr
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

Quotes

  1. "I can promise Footloose fans that I will be true to the spirit of the original film. But I still gotta put my own Southern grit into it and kick it into 2011," Brewer said.
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Craig Brewer Source: Screen Weekly

  2. "I'm sure 'Footloose' would have been a huge challenge," Efron told Entertainment Weekly Thursday in Las Vegas, where he's receiving the ShoWest Breakthrough Performer of the Year award. "But, the actors that I love and the actors that work...
    on Apr 3, 2009 By: Zac Efron Source: msnbc.com

  3. Bacon says, "Footloose is the bane of...... actually it's not the bane of my existence. It was a fun movie and a big help for me. But if I go to a party or a bar, inevitably they put on the Footloose theme. And if I ever happen to be dancing with my...
    on Aug 28, 2007 By: Kevin Bacon Source: Contactmusic.com

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