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Antonyms for foot
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Princeton's WordNet4.0 / 1 vote

  1. foot, human foot, pesnoun

    the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint

    "his bare feet projected from his trousers"; "armored from head to foot"

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, base, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, metrical foot, groundwork, substructure, metrical unit, invertebrate foot, pes, animal foot

  2. foot, ftnoun

    a linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard

    "he is six feet tall"

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, base, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, metrical foot, groundwork, substructure, metrical unit, invertebrate foot, pes, animal foot

  3. footnoun

    the lower part of anything

    "curled up on the foot of the bed"; "the foot of the page"; "the foot of the list"; "the foot of the mountain"

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, base, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, metrical foot, groundwork, substructure, metrical unit, invertebrate foot, pes, animal foot

  4. animal foot, footnoun

    the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, base, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, metrical unit, metrical foot, groundwork, substructure, invertebrate foot, pes, animal foot

  5. foundation, base, fundament, foot, groundwork, substructure, understructurenoun

    lowest support of a structure

    "it was built on a base of solid rock"; "he stood at the foot of the tower"

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    metrical unit, bottom, foundation garment, founding, tail, groundwork, pes, al-Qaida, instauration, butt, pedestal, substructure, posterior, rear end, infantry, introduction, can, ft, nates, al-Qaeda, theme, basis, innovation, fundament, invertebrate foot, nucleotide, foundation, buttocks, prat, radical, root, animal foot, floor, stern, metrical foot, seat, backside, bum, tooshie, grounding, buns, arse, institution, hindquarters, tail end, behind, origination, understructure, alkali, cornerstone, base, hind end, derriere, rump, ass, home, keister, stem, base of operations, radix, root word, stand, rear, fanny, human foot, infrastructure, tush, initiation, al-Qa'ida, creation, bag

  6. foot, invertebrate footnoun

    any of various organs of locomotion or attachment in invertebrates

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, base, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, metrical foot, groundwork, substructure, metrical unit, invertebrate foot, pes, animal foot

  7. footnoun

    travel by walking

    "he followed on foot"; "the swiftest of foot"

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, base, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, metrical foot, groundwork, substructure, metrical unit, invertebrate foot, pes, animal foot

  8. footnoun

    a member of a surveillance team who works on foot or rides as a passenger

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, base, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, metrical foot, groundwork, substructure, metrical unit, invertebrate foot, pes, animal foot

  9. infantry, footnoun

    an army unit consisting of soldiers who fight on foot

    "there came ten thousand horsemen and as many fully-armed foot"

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, base, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, metrical unit, metrical foot, groundwork, substructure, invertebrate foot, pes, animal foot

  10. metrical foot, foot, metrical unitnoun

    (prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, metrical foot, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, base, groundwork, substructure, invertebrate foot, pes, metrical unit, animal foot

  11. footverb

    a support resembling a pedal extremity

    "one foot of the chair was on the carpet"

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    fundament, understructure, base, human foot, infantry, ft, foundation, metrical foot, groundwork, substructure, metrical unit, invertebrate foot, pes, animal foot

  12. foot, pickverb

    pay for something

    "pick up the tab"; "pick up the burden of high-interest mortgages"; "foot the bill"

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    clean, leg it, pick, beak, pluck, nibble, hoof, foot up, find fault, hoof it, plunk, blame, piece, break up, peck, cull

  13. foot, leg it, hoof, hoof itverb

    walk

    "let's hoof it to the disco"

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    foot up, pick, leg it, hoof it, hoof

  14. foot, foot upverb

    add a column of numbers

    Antonyms:
    head

    Synonyms:
    foot up, pick, leg it, hoof it, hoof

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 1 vote

  1. footnoun

    Synonyms:
    paw, hoof, base, bottom, extremity

    Associated words:
    chiropody, chiropodist, pedicure, orthopedy, orthopedic, orthopedist, pedal, plantigrade, bastinado, taligrade, palmigrade, cloven, ball, instep, phalanges

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. lego

    Submitted by anonymous on January 24, 2021  
  2. paw

    walk on foot; walk

    Submitted by anonymous on May 9, 2021  

How to use foot in a sentence?

  1. Adlai E. Jr. Stevenson:

    If we value the pursuit of knowledge, we must be free to follow wherever that search may lead us. The free mind is not a barking dog, to be tethered on a ten-foot chain.

  2. Adam Waldeck:

    The push for CRT and action civics is well-funded, organized and chock-full of word games meant to hide the truth from parents and taxpayers — and the fact that its proponents can even get a foot in the door in a state like South Dakota shows how much work there is to do, gov. Noem’s freezing of her state’s standards review process was exactly the right move and shows her commitment to getting this right.

  3. Paul Arriola:

    We knew we had to get started on the right foot and after breaking the ice, we were able to break them down, the most important thing was to win with confidence and clarity and I think we did that today. It's a great start for us but it's just one game.

  4. Hashmat Stanekzai:

    A suicide bomber on foot detonated his explosives at the door of a bus carrying army soldiers.

  5. Marcy Kaptur:

    I'm offended when he steps foot in this state.

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