[foo t-geer]


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

Origin of footgear

First recorded in 1830–40; foot + gear Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for footgear

sneaker, pump, cleat, slipper, loafer, boot, shoe, footwear, clog, moccasin, footgear, sneak

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British Dictionary definitions for footgear



another name for footwear
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