Die Übersetzung von "foot" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /fut/ (plural feet /fiːt/)

the part of the leg on which a person or animal stands or walks

My feet are very sore from walking so far.

the lower part of anything

We waited for the others at the foot of the hill.

(plural often foot; often abbreviated to ft when written) a measure of length equal to twelve inches (30.48 cm)

He is five feet/foot six inches tall
a four-foot wall.
footing noun


It was difficult to keep his footing on the narrow path.


The business is now on a firm footing.
football noun

a game played by kicking a large ball

The children played football
(also adjective) a football fan.

the ball used in this game.

ballon (de football)
foothill noun

a small hill at the foot of a mountain

the foothills of the Alps.
foothold noun

a place to put one’s feet when climbing

prise pour le pied
The climbers struggled to find footholds on the slippery rock.
footlight noun

(in a theatre) a light which shines on the actors etc from the front of the stage.

footman noun (plural footmen)

a male servant wearing a uniform

valet de pied
The footman opened the door.
footmark noun

a footprint

empreinte (de pied)
He left dirty footmarks.
footnote noun

a note at the bottom of a page

note en bas de page
The footnotes referred to other chapters of the book.
footpath noun

a path or way for walking, not for cars, bicycles etc

sentier (pédestre)
You can go by the footpath.
footprint noun

the mark or impression of a foot

empreinte (de pied)
She followed his footprints through the snow.
footsore adjective

with painful feet from too much walking

qui a mal aux pieds
He arrived, tired and footsore.
footstep noun

the sound of a foot

(bruit de) pas
She heard his footsteps on the stairs.
footwear noun

boots, shoes, slippers etc

He always buys expensive footwear.
follow in someone’s footsteps

to do the same as someone has done before one

marcher sur les traces de
When he joined the police force he was following in his father’s footsteps.
foot the bill

to be the person who pays the bill.

payer la note
on foot


à pied
She arrived at the house on foot.
put one’s foot down

to be firm about something

faire acte d’autorité
I put my foot down and refused to let him smoke in the house.
put one’s foot in it

to say or do something stupid

(se) mettre les pieds dans les plats
I really put my foot in it when I asked about his wife – she had just run away with his friend!

(Die Übersetzung von "foot" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)