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foot
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 17
3. That which corresponds to the foot of a man or animal; as, the foot of a table; the foot of a stocking.
4. Soldiers who march and fight on foot; the infantry, usually designated as the foot, in distinction from the cavalry.
5. A combination of syllables consisting a metrical element of a verse, the syllables being formerly distinguished by their quantity or length, but in modern poetry by the accent.
6. The lower edge of a sail.
7. Fundamental principle; basis; plan; - used only in the singular.
8. Recognized condition; rank; footing; - used only in the singular.
9. The lowest part or base; the ground part; the bottom, as of a mountain or column; also, the last of a row or series; the end or extremity, esp. if associated with inferiority; as, the foot of a hill; the foot of the procession; the foot of a class; the foot of the bed.
Part of Speech: verb
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To kick with the foot; to spurn.
2. To set on foot; to establish; to land.
3. To tread; as, to foot the green.
5. To renew the foot of, as of stocking.
6. To sum up, as the numbers in a column; - sometimes with up; as, to foot ( or foot up) an account.
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