Definition of “surefooted” - English Dictionary

“surefooted” in British English

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surefootedadjective

uk /ˈʃɔːˌfʊt.ɪd/ us /ˈʃʊrˌfʊt̬.ɪd/

surefooted adjective (CONFIDENT)

showing confidence and the ability to make good judgments in a difficult situation

surefootedly
adverb uk /ˈʃɔːˌfʊt.ɪd.li/ us /ˈʃʊrˌfʊt̬.ɪd.li/
surefootedness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈʃɔːˌfʊt.ɪd.nəs/ us /ˌʃʊrˈfʊt̬.ɪd.nəs/

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