Also barefooted. with the feet bare: a barefoot boy;to walk barefoot.
Carpentry. (of a post or stud) secured to a sill or the like without mortising.
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How to use barefoot in a sentence
From there the scene cuts to a dark forest where Mono, a small, barefoot boy with a bag over his head, sits with his back toward a boxy television with a static-filled screen which quickly shuts off.‘Little Nightmares II’: A hypnotic, dark fairy tale | Christopher Byrd | February 9, 2021 | Washington Post
The rescuers found the victims themselves over half a mile downslope from their camp, some of them barefoot and almost naked.Nine Russian adventurers mysteriously froze to death—a new theory explains why | WIRED | January 30, 2021 | Ars Technica
If your favorite soccer team scores a goal while you’re barefoot, you may take off your shoes and socks for future games — just in case.
Fortunately all photographic evidence has long been destroyed, but there was a time when I briefly belonged to the barefoot running cult.
People danced barefoot on the soft sand and mingled with friends, she said.States With Few Coronavirus Restrictions Are Spreading the Virus Beyond Their Borders | by David Armstrong | December 1, 2020 | ProPublica
He stood barefoot, his neck covered with interlocking black tattooed swirls, the word HELL inked into his forehead.
The decomposing corpses wore the black pants and belts that fighters wear, although some were barefoot.
It was not easy to walk barefoot over rocky soil, many of the hard trodden patches searing in the direct light of the sun.Fighting Back With Faith: Inside the Yezidis’ Iraqi Temple | Michael Luongo | August 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A barefoot corpse in camouflaged khakis is being carried into the street, partially wrapped in rug, as I enter the house.
Urban children kick a can on concrete and rural kids kick a rag wrapped around a rag wrapped around a rag, barefoot, on dirt.
It may be said that among uncivilized and barefoot people the great toe is usually very mobile.Man And His Ancestor | Charles Morris
There was Billy Cook, from over across the cove, who was always barefoot, although a man of forty.The Rival Campers Afloat | Ruel Perley Smith
He ware none other clothing, and he went oft barefoot and seldom ware any girdle.A Wanderer in Paris | E. V. Lucas
Usually they go barefoot in their villages, but when they are on a journey they wear a sort of brogue like the men.The Cradle of Mankind | W.A. Wigram
He must fast many days, or travel barefoot through rugged ways, or sleep in the open air.
British Dictionary definitions for barefoot
with the feet uncovered
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