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Translation of "foot" - English-Japanese dictionary

foot

noun   /fʊt/
A1 ( plural feet /fiːt/) one of the two flat parts on the ends of your legs that you stand on 足(くるぶしから下の部分) bare feet
on foot
A2 walking 歩いて 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 フィート(長さの単位、30.48cm) Alex is about six feet tall.
( plural foot, feet) ( written abbreviation ft.) a unit for measuring length, equal to 12 inches フィート(長さの単位、12インチ) Alex is about six feet tall.
at the foot of something
the bottom of something (山の)ふもと, (物の)底 He was standing at the foot of the stairs.
get/rise to your feet
to stand up after you have been sitting 立ち上がる 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 しり込みする 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 失言する
have one foot in the grave
to be very old and near death 棺おけに片足を突っ込んでいる
have your feet on the ground
to be very practical and see things as they really are 足が地に着いている
(Definition of foot from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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