barefoot

[ bair-foot ]
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adjective, adverb
  1. Also barefooted. with the feet bare: a barefoot boy;to walk barefoot.

  2. Carpentry. (of a post or stud) secured to a sill or the like without mortising.

Origin of barefoot

1
before 1000; Middle English barfot,Old English bærfōt.See bare1, foot

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British Dictionary definitions for barefoot

barefoot

barefooted

/ (ˈbɛəˌfʊt) /


adjective, adverb
  1. with the feet uncovered

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