How to use footed in a sentence
The running machines are a gloomy chorus of heavy-footed stomping.
There, so taken, caught in the act, flat-footed, we are obliged to make our stand.
Instead, it left the candidate scrambling and her campaign flat footed.Koch Brothers Bail Out GOP Senate Hopeful in Oregon | Ben Jacobs | August 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The U.S. was wrong-footed diplomatically and militarily humbled.Russia’s Missiles Stung the World Long Before MH17 | Clive Irving | July 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
On Sunday the publisher was caught flat-footed and scrambling to respond to the leak.The Strange Leak of the New Exposé ‘Clinton, Inc.’ | Lloyd Grove | July 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It was no wonder that he felt quite at home in the duck-pond, which was made for web-footed folk.The Tale of Grandfather Mole | Arthur Scott Bailey
Orellana was very warmly received by armed swift-footed females, which originated the fanciful name Amazonia.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
Away ran the light-footed girl, ever ready to render a service to the old man, and to shield Gilbert from blame.The World Before Them | Susanna Moodie
But almost at once a soft-footed servant appeared, saying that a man wanted to see Mr. Cordyce "about the dog."The Box-Car Children | Gertrude Chandler Warner
When he is almost there the three happy children go down to the barn to watch their four-footed friends come home.Seven O'Clock Stories | Robert Gordon Anderson
British Dictionary definitions for -footed
having a foot or feet as specified: four-footed
having a tread as specified: heavy-footed
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