feetfirst

[feet-furst]

adverb

with the feet foremost.
Slang. on a stretcher or in a coffin; dead.

Nearby words

  1. feelings,
  2. feen,
  3. feet,
  4. feet of clay,
  5. feet on the ground,
  6. feeze,
  7. fef,
  8. fehling's solution,
  9. fei,
  10. feign

Origin of feetfirst

First recorded in 1945–50; feet + first

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