footpath

[ foo t-path, -pahth ]
/ ˈfʊtˌpæθ, -ˌpɑθ /

noun, plural foot·paths [foo t-path z, -pahth z, -paths, -pahths] /ˈfʊtˌpæðz, -ˌpɑðz, -ˌpæθs, -ˌpɑθs/.

a path for people going on foot.
British. footway(def 2).

Origin of footpath

First recorded in 1520–30; foot + path
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British Dictionary definitions for footpath

footpath
/ (ˈfʊtˌpɑːθ) /

noun

a narrow path for walkers only
mainly British, Australian and NZ another word for pavement
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