Waxed and pedicured left foot of fair skin complexion of an individual around their early thirties in a blank background, note its deformed big and little toe due to too small shoes



  • A biological structure found in many animals that is used for locomotion and that is frequently a separate organ at the terminal part of the leg.
  • Specifically, a human foot, which is found below the ankle and is used for standing and walking.
  • Travel by walking.
  • The base or bottom of anything.
  • The part of a flat surface on which the feet customarily rest.
  • The end of a rectangular table opposite the head.
  • A short foot-like projection on the bottom of an object to support it.
  • A unit of measure equal to twelve inches or one third of a yard, equal to exactly 30.48 centimetres.
  • A unit of measure for organ pipes equal to the wavelength of two octaves above middle C, approximately 328 mm.
  • Foot soldiers; infantry.
  • The end of a cigar which is lit, and usually cut before lighting.
  • The part of a sewing machine which presses downward on the fabric, and may also serve to move it forward.
  • The bottommost part of a typed or printed page.
  • The base of a piece of type, forming the sides of the groove.
  • The basic measure of rhythm in a poem.
  • The parsing of syllables into prosodic constituents, which are used to determine the placement of stress in languages along with the notions of constituent heads.
  • The bottom edge of a sail.
  • The end of a billiard or pool table behind the foot point where the balls are racked.
  • In a bryophyte, that portion of a sporophyte which remains embedded within and attached to the parent gametophyte plant.
  • The muscular part of a bivalve mollusc or a gastropod by which it moves or holds its position on a surface.
  • The globular lower domain of a protein.
  • The point of intersection of one line with another that is perpendicular to it.
  • Fundamental principle; basis; plan.
  • Recognized condition; rank; footing.


  • To use the foot to kick (usually a ball).
  • To pay (a bill).
  • To tread to measure of music; to dance; to trip; to skip.
  • To walk.
  • To tread.
  • To set on foot; to establish; to land.
  • To renew the foot of (a stocking, etc.).
  • To sum up, as the numbers in a column; sometimes with up.


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  • From Middle English fot, fote, foot, from Old English fōt, from Proto-West Germanic *fōt, from Proto-Germanic *fōts, from Proto-Indo-European *pṓds. pes, and pous.

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