- not likely to stumble, slip, or fall
- not likely to err; skillful, competent, etc.
See sure-footed in American Heritage Dictionary 4
or sure·foot·ed adjective
a. Not liable to stumble or fall.
b. Designed so as to hold well to the road: an automobile that is sure-footed on curves.
- Confident and capable: “demonstrates a sure-footed storytelling talent” (Michiko Kakutani).
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