Examples from the Web for footfall
The illustrious dead slept beneath the hollow pavement, which echoed to my footfall like a vaulted sepulchre.The South-West|Joseph Holt Ingraham
But just at the moment there was a quick, descending 92 footfall on the stair and the door opened.Radio Boys Loyalty|Wayne Whipple
Suddenly the faintest possible creak of a footfall on the floor behind him.Renshaw Fanning's Quest|Bertram Mitford
In the twilight of the unlighted streets scarce a footfall is heard.
Every footfall accelerated the completion, without augmenting, the certainty of evil.Wieland; or The Transformation|Charles Brockden Brown