[hoo f-uh n-mouth, hoof-] /ˈhʊf ənˈmaʊθ, ˈhuf-/
hoof-and-mouth disease n.
See foot-and-mouth disease.
[hoo f-beet, hoof-] /ˈhʊfˌbit, ˈhuf-/ noun 1. the sound made by an animal’s in walking, running, etc. n. also hoof-beat, 1821, from hoof (n.) + beat (n.).
[hoo f-bound, hoof-] /ˈhʊfˌbaʊnd, ˈhuf-/ adjective 1. (of horses and other hoofed animals) having the heels of the dry and contracted, causing lameness. /ˈhuːfˌbaʊnd/ adjective 1. (vet science) (of a horse) having dry contracted hooves, with resultant pain and lameness
[hoo ft, hooft] /hʊft, huft/ adjective 1. having ; ungulate. [hoo f, hoof] /hʊf, huf/ noun, plural hoofs or hooves for 1, 2, 4; hoof for 3. 1. the horny covering protecting the ends of the digits or encasing the foot in certain animals, as the ox and horse. 2. the entire foot of a […]
[hoo f-er, hoo-fer] /ˈhʊf ər, ˈhu fər/ noun, Slang. 1. a professional dancer, especially a tap dancer. /ˈhuːfə/ noun 1. (slang) a professional dancer, esp a tap-dancer noun A dancer, esp a professional dancer in nightclubs, musical plays, etc: The hoofers and the chorines of a cabaret (1921+)