[ foot-see ]
/ ˈfʊt si /
Sometimes footsies. the act of flirting or sharing a surreptitious intimacy.
IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
Cactus aficionados, don't get left in the dust with this quiz on desert plants. Find out if you have the knowledge to survive this prickly foray into the desert!
Question 1 of 7
This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?
Idioms for footsie
- to flirt with, especially by clandestinely touching someone's foot or leg; be slyly or furtively intimate with.
- to seek advantage from, especially by discreet or stealthy means; curry favor with.
play footsie / footsies with, Informal.
Also foot·sy, footie.
Words nearby footsie
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
British Dictionary definitions for footsie (1 of 2)
/ (ˈfʊtsɪ) /
informal flirtation involving the touching together of feet, knees, etc (esp in the phrase play footsie)
British Dictionary definitions for footsie (2 of 2)
/ (ˈfʊtsɪ) /
an informal name for Financial Times Stock Exchange 100 Index
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012