[ foo t-stawl ]
/ ˈfʊtˌstɔl /


the stirrup of a woman's sidesaddle.
Architecture. a pedestal, plinth, or base, as of a statue, column, or pier.


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Origin of footstall

First recorded in 1575–85; foot + stall1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for footstall

/ (ˈfʊtˌstɔːl) /


the pedestal, plinth, or base of a column, pier, or statue
the stirrup on a sidesaddle
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