footing[ foo t-ing ]SEE DEFINITION OF footing
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Behold me with staff and scrip, footing it merrily in the Land of Pardons.
In his hurry, Campbell missed his footing, and fell overboard:—he could not swim.
Games of address are not to be put upon a footing with games of hazard.'
Now, I hope Mr. Vincent is not well received on that footing.
His friend passes for an inferior officer; upon a footing of freedom with him.
To-day at the Vatican, he keeps on a footing of diplomatic reserve.
Madden fell silent with the sensation of a man who had lost his footing on earth.
It had been much to be wished, that matters had remained on so good a footing.
They succeeded in gaining a footing on the eastern spur of Reichsackerkopf.
The cows and the horses struggled, tried to walk, and lost their footing.
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