six-footer

[ siks-foo t-er ]
/ ˈsɪksˈfʊt ər /

noun

a person who is roughly six feet tall.

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Origin of six-footer

First recorded in 1835–45; six + foot + -er1
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six-footer

noun

a person who is at least six feet tall
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