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footwork

foot·work

footwork

 
pronunciation:
fUt wuhrk
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the manner in which the feet are used or moved, as in sports such as tennis or boxing, or in dance.
definition 2: travel on foot that is required in doing some job or task; legwork.
definition 3: skill in maneuvering.
It took some clever footwork to get out of that predicament.
similar words:
maneuver
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