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Spanish translation of “foot”

foot

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 ftwhen 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 balance It was difficult to keep his footing on the narrow path. foundation 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. 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
hueco para apoyar el pie
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 The footman opened the door. footmark noun a footprint He left dirty footmarks. footnote noun a note at the bottom of a page The footnotes referred to other chapters of the book. footpath noun a path or way for walking, not for cars, bicycles etc You can go by the footpath. footprint noun the mark or impression of a foot She followed his footprints through the snow. footsore adjective with painful feet from too much walking
con los pies doloridos
He arrived, tired and footsore.
footstep noun the sound of a foot 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
seguir los pasos de alguien
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. on foot walking
a pie
She arrived at the house on foot.
put one’s foot down to be firm about something 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 I really put my foot in it when I asked about his wife – she had just run away with his friend!
(Definition of foot from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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