footgear

[ foo t-geer ]
/ ˈfʊtˌgɪər /

noun

covering for the feet, as shoes, boots, etc.

Nearby words

  1. footed,
  2. footer,
  3. footfall,
  4. footfault,
  5. footframe,
  6. foothill,
  7. foothills,
  8. foothold,
  9. footie,
  10. footing

Origin of footgear

First recorded in 1830–40; foot + gear

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British Dictionary definitions for footgear

footgear

/ (ˈfʊtˌɡɪə) /

noun

another name for footwear
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