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Princeton's WordNet

  1. footwork(noun)

    the manner of using the feet

  2. footwork(noun)

    skillful maneuvering or dealing

    "she needs some fancy footwork to cover all those lies"


  1. footwork(Noun)

    Any movement of the feet, especially intricate or complex movement.

    The dancer impressed the crowd with his fancy footwork.

  2. footwork(Noun)

    The movement of a batsman's feet as he prepares to hit or evade a ball


  1. Footwork

    Footwork refers to dance technique aspects related to feet: foot position and foot action. The following aspects of footwork may be considered: ⁕Dance technique: a proper footwork may be vital for proper posture and movement of a dancer. ⁕Aesthetic value: some foot positions and actions are traditionally considered appealing, while other ones are ugly, although this depends on the culture. ⁕Artistic expression: a sophisticated footwork may in itself be the goal of the dance expression. Different dances place different emphasis on the above aspects.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of footwork in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of footwork in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of footwork in a Sentence

  1. Trudy Williams:

    We just do that a few times on each leg with them, just to give them a good stretch, we do some footwork with them. All of our elephants, generally once a month, get a pedicure, just to make sure their feet are in good condition.

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  • फुटवर्कHindi
  • پاؤں کا کامUrdu

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