a word used in communications to represent the letter F.
verb (used without object), fox-trot·ted, fox-trot·ting.
to dance a fox trot.
Origin of fox-trot
First recorded in 1915–20
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Related Words for foxtrotdisco, waltz, rock, samba, tango, tap, skip, jump, shimmy, trip, caper, jig, leap, hop, frolic, sway, cavort, hustle, whirl, strut
Examples from the Web for foxtrot
Contemporary Examples of foxtrot
Someone does the foxtrot and then is eliminated pretty much immediately.'So You Think You Can Dance' Winner Ricky Ubeda Is Adorable, and Tired
September 4, 2014
Historical Examples of foxtrot
A fellow who could foxtrot as he could swept all before him.The Portygee
Joseph Crosby Lincoln
a ballroom dance in quadruple time, combining short and long steps in various sequences
verb -trots, -trotting or -trotted
(intr) to perform this dance
communications a code word for the letter f
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