Meaning of “footstool” in the English Dictionary

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"footstool" in British English

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footstoolnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfʊt.stuːl/ us /ˈfʊt.stuːl/

a low support on which a person who is sitting can place their feet

(Definition of “footstool” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"footstool" in American English

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footstoolnoun [ C ]

us /ˈfʊtˌstul/

a low piece of furniture on which you can rest your feet while sitting

(Definition of “footstool” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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