Definition of Footedness

1. Noun. The property of favoring one foot over the other (as in kicking a ball).

Generic synonyms: Asymmetry, Dissymmetry, Imbalance



Lexicographical Neighbors of Footedness

footboy
footboys
footbrake
footbreadth
footbridge
footbridges
footcandle
footcare
footcloth
footcloths
footdragger
footdraggers
footdragging
footdraggings
footed
footedness (current term)
footer
footered
footering
footers
footfall
footfalls
footfault
footfaulted
footfaulting
footfaults

Literary usage of Footedness

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Letters of Matthew Arnold, 1848-1888 by Matthew Arnold, George William Erskine Russell (1895)
"With a certain obvious splay-footedness, he is yet very edifying. My kindest remembrances to Mrs. Grant Duff. — Most sincerely yours, MA To Lady de ..."

2. An Introduction to Psychology: Based on the Author's Handbook of Psychology by John Clark Murray (1904)
"Thus the resemblance on the ground of which quadrupeds are classed in one group is founded merely on the one feature of four-footedness, while it admits all ..."

3. The Journal of Educational Research by Educational Research Association (U.S. (1921)
"Virtue, swift-footedness, piety, or social efficiency must be set up in a system of education; but in order to select the material to which these shall ..."

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