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Meaning of “footing” - Learner’s Dictionary

footing

noun     /ˈfʊtɪŋ/
[no plural] If you have a footing on a surface, you are standing on it firmly: I lost my footing and fell.Sitting and standing
be on an equal/firm, etc footing
to be in an equal/safe, etc position or situation: When we're on a firmer financial footing we can employ more staff.Being based on or depending on something
Translations of “footing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 腳, 站穩…
in Russian опора, точка опоры…
in Turkish denge…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脚, 站稳…
in Polish równowaga…
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