Meaning of “ft” in the English Dictionary

"ft" in British English

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written abbreviation for foot noun :

The main bedroom measures 24 ft by 18 ft (24' x 18').

the FTnoun

uk /ˌefˈtiː/ us /ˌefˈtiː/ trademark

abbreviation for the Financial Times: a British newspaper for people who are interested in financial, business, and economic matters

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

"ft." in American English

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ft.noun [ C ]

plural ft.

abbreviation forfoot

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

"ft." in Business English

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uk us

MEASURES written abbreviation for foot or feet:

a 6 ft. fence
10 ft. from the door


uk us

COMMUNICATIONS abbreviation for the Financial Times™

FTadjective, adverb

uk us

HR, WORKPLACE written abbreviation for full-time

(Definition of “ft.” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)