[foo t-skrey-per] /ˈfʊtˌskreɪ pər/
a metal bar, set in a small frame and attached to a doorstep, used in cleaning mud from the bottoms of the shoes before entering a house.
- Food group
noun 1. any of the categories into which different foods may be placed according to the type of nourishment they supply, such as carbohydrates or proteins noun a group of foods that have similar nutritional properties and is part of the hierarchy of the food pyramid, such as cereal group, milk group, meat and protein […]
[foo t-slog] /ˈfʊtˌslɒg/ verb (used without object), footslogged, footslogging. 1. to go on through or as if through mud. /ˈfʊtˌslɒɡ/ verb -slogs, -slogging, -slogged 1. (intransitive) to march; tramp
noun 1. an infantryman. 2. a dedicated low-level follower. noun 1. an infantryman noun A lower-ranking member of a corporation, regime, etc: Goth’s role as an SS officer and faithful foot soldier of the Third Reich is preserved/ filtered through the hazy surmises of the Cleveland footsoldiers (1990s+)
[foo t-sawr, -sohr] /ˈfʊtˌsɔr, -ˌsoʊr/ adjective 1. having or tender , as from much walking. /ˈfʊtˌsɔː/ adjective 1. having sore or tired feet, esp from much walking adj. also foot-sore, 1719, from foot (n.) + sore (adj.).