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English definition of “hotfoot”

hotfoot

adverb     /ˌhɒtˈfʊt/ US  /ˈhɑːt.fʊt/ informal
very quickly and without delay: She'd come hotfoot from the palace with the latest news.Fast and rapidShort in time
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