footstool

[ foo t-stool ]SEE DEFINITION OF footstool

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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FOOTSTOOL

There is only one way on God's footstool that you can beat him.

"Come here, Seora, and sit by me a little," and she pointed to a footstool at her side.

"Come and sit here," she said, pointing to a footstool at her feet.

Susanna, without moving a muscle of her face, brought the footstool.

During this recital, Adine was seated facing Davy on the footstool.

They brought a fan to cool her, and placed a footstool for her feet.

Adolphine placed a footstool beneath her mistress' feet and retired.

With that he raised the footstool and struck Odysseus on the shoulder.

With that he seized a footstool and held it up where all could see it.

In a moment Nan had the footstool set in position, and had stepped upon it.

WORD ORIGIN

also foot-stool, 1520s, from foot (n.) + stool.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FOOTSTOOL

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