- The lowest part; the bottom.The foot of a mountain; the foot of a page.
- The end opposite the head, top, or front.The foot of a bed; the foot of a parade.
- The termination of the leg of a piece of furniture, especially when shaped or modeled.
- The part of a sewing machine that holds down and guides the cloth.
- The lower edge of a sail.
- The part of a type body that forms the sides of the groove at the base.
- The base of the sporophyte in mosses and liverworts.
An example of foot is to hike up a mountain.
An example of foot is to pay the entire dinner bill for a group of people.
An example of foot is the part of the body that goes in a shoe.
An example of foot is the bottom of a bed.
An example of foot is the length of a ruler.
At the foot of the class.
Walks with a light foot.
When their car broke down, they had to foot it the rest of the way.
Footed up the bill.
Footed the expense of their children's education.
- The part that a thing stands on; base.
- The lowest part; bottom.The foot of a page.
- The last of a series.Go to the foot of the line.
- The part of a sewing machine that presses down on the cloth as it is moved forward and stitched.
- The part of the body of a mollusk that is normally muscular and ventrally located, used for attachment, burrowing, and locomotion, or, as in cephalopods, serving as the basis for the arms, tentacles, eyes, and mouth.
At the foot of the table.
To foot the bill.
We went there by foot because we could not afford a taxi.
There is a lot of foot traffic on this street.
We came and stood at the foot of the bed.
The feet of the stove hold it a safe distance above the floor.
King John went to battle with ten thousand foot and one thousand horse.
To make the mainsail fuller in shape, the outhaul is eased to reduce the tension on the foot of the sail.
To foot (foot up) an account.