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surefooted

adjective (NOT FALLING)    /ˈʃɔːˌfʊt.ɪd/ US  /ˈʃʊrˌfʊt̬-/
able easily to walk on rough ground, without falling: a surefooted goat/llama/muleMoving firmly on foot surefootedly     /-li/ adverb Moving firmly on footConfidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit surefootedness     /-nəs/ US  /ˌʃʊrˈfʊt̬-/ noun [U] Moving firmly on footConfidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit
(Definition of surefooted adjective (NOT FALLING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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