[foo-tee] /ˈfu ti/
adjective, footier, footiest. Northern British Dialect.
poor; worthless; paltry.
[foo t-ing] /ˈfʊt ɪŋ/ noun 1. the basis or foundation on which anything is established. 2. the act of one who moves on , as in walking or dancing. 3. a secure and established position. 4. a place or support for the ; surface to stand on; foothold. 5. a firm placing of the ; […]
noun, Building Trades. 1. one of a series of horizontal transverse timbers supporting a platform or staging.
[foo t-n-mouth] /ˈfʊt nˈmaʊθ/ adjective 1. (of a statement) inappropriate, insensitive, or imprudent.
- Foot-in-mouth disease
noun, Informal: Facetious. 1. the habit of making inappropriate, insensitive, or imprudent statements. noun phrase The uttering of embarrassing, stupid, or indiscreet speech: Pat Robertson, who regularly displays symptoms of foot-in-mouth disease [1960s+; blend of the veterinary term hoof-andmouth disease and the idiom put one’s foot in one’s mouth; put one’s foot in it, ”blunder […]