- a word used in communications to represent the letter F.
- to dance a fox trot.
Origin of fox-trot
First recorded in 1915–20
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Examples from the Web for 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
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
- (intr) to perform this dance
- communications a code word for the letter f
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