[ speyd-foot ]
/ ˈspeɪdˌfʊt /
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noun, plural spade·foots.
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Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
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Other definitions for spadefoot (2 of 2)
a square foot, tapering toward its bottom.
Origin of spade foot
First recorded in 1890–95
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British Dictionary definitions for spadefoot
a spadelike projection at the end of a chair leg
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