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English definition of “surefooted”

surefooted

adjective uk   /ˈʃɔːˌfʊt.ɪd/ us    /ˈʃʊrˌfʊt̬-/

surefooted adjective (NOT FALLING)

able easily to walk on rough ground, without falling: a surefooted goat/llama/muleMoving firmly on foot

surefooted adjective (CONFIDENT)

showing confidence and the ability to make good judgments in a difficult situationConfidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit
surefootedly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Moving firmly on footConfidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit
surefootedness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us    /ˌʃʊrˈfʊt̬-/
Moving firmly on footConfidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit
(Definition of surefooted from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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