[foo t-wurk] /ˈfʊtˌwɜrk/

the use of the , as in tennis, boxing, or dancing.
travel by from one place to another, as in gathering facts or fulfilling an assignment; legwork:
The project entailed a great deal of footwork.
the act or process of maneuvering, especially in a skillful manner:
It took a bit of fancy footwork to avoid the issue.
skilful use of the feet, as in sports, dancing, etc
(informal) clever manoeuvring: deft political footwork
(informal) preliminary groundwork: many estate agents now do the footwork – you only need to visit

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