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Translation of "foot" - English-Arabic dictionary


noun   /fʊt/
A1 ( plural feet /fiːt/) one of the two flat parts on the ends of your legs that you stand on قَدَم bare feet
on foot A2 walking مَشيًا I usually go to school on foot.
B1 ( plural foot, feet) ( written abbreviation ft) a unit for measuring length, equal to 0.3048 metres or 12 inches قَدَم (وِحْدة قِياس) Alex is about six feet tall.
( plural foot, feet) ( written abbreviation ft.) a unit for measuring length, equal to 12 inches قَدَم (وِحْدة قِياس) Alex is about six feet tall.
at the foot of something the bottom of something في أسْفَل He was standing at the foot of the stairs.
get/rise to your feet to stand up after you have been sitting قِف عَلى قَدَميك The audience rose to their feet.
get cold feet to suddenly become too frightened to do what you had planned to do, especially something important يَتَراجَع فَجأة I tried to ask her out, but I got cold feet.
put your foot in it to say something silly or embarrassing, without intending to يَقول شَيئا مُحرِجا بِدون قَصد
have one foot in the grave to be very old and near death عَلى وَشَك المَوت
have your feet on the ground to be very practical and see things as they really are يَكون عَملِيّا وواقِعيّأ
(Definition of foot from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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