[fawrs-meet, fohrs-] /ˈfɔrsˌmit, ˈfoʊrs-/
a mixture of finely chopped and seasoned foods, usually containing egg white, meat or fish, etc., used as a stuffing or served alone.
a mixture of chopped or minced ingredients used for stuffing Also called farce, farcemeat
also force-meat, “mincemeat,” 1680s, from force “to stuff,” a variant of farce (q.v.) + meat.
noun 1. behavior occurring without thought and by virtue of constant repetition; habit.
[foo t-see] /ˈfʊt si/ noun, Informal. 1. Sometimes, footsies. the act of flirting or sharing a surreptitious intimacy. Idioms 2. play footsie / footsies with, /ˈfʊtsɪ/ noun 1. (informal) flirtation involving the touching together of feet, knees, etc (esp in the phrase play footsie) /ˈfʊtsɪ/ noun 1. an informal name for Financial Times Stock Exchange […]
noun An act, choice, utterance, etc, that damages one’s reputation or standing: Saying ”stuff it” out loud was a real footshot [1970s+ Army; fr shoot oneself in the foot]
- Force of nature
noun in physics, one of the four fundamental forces that occur in nature and affect the structure of the universe, including gravitation, electromagnetism, strong force, and weak force Usage Note science