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foot·bridge

 (fo͝ot′brĭj′)
n.
A bridge designed for pedestrians.

footbridge

(ˈfʊtˌbrɪdʒ)
n
(Civil Engineering) a narrow bridge for the use of pedestrians

foot•bridge

(ˈfʊtˌbrɪdʒ)

n.
a bridge for pedestrians.
[1325–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.footbridge - a bridge designed for pedestriansfootbridge - a bridge designed for pedestrians  
bridge, span - a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
gangboard, gangplank, gangway - a temporary bridge for getting on and off a vessel at dockside
jet bridge - an extendible bridge for loading passengers onto large commercial airplanes; provides protected access to the plane from the gate
Translations

footbridge

[ˈfʊtbrɪdʒ] Npuente m peatonal

footbridge

[ˈfʊtbrɪdʒ] npasserelle ffoot-dragging [ˈfʊtdrægɪŋ] natermoiements mpl
foot-dragging over sth → atermoiements sur qch
to accuse sb of foot-dragging → accuser qn d'atermoiements

footbridge

[ˈfʊtˌbrɪdʒ] npasserella
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Why, marry," replied Robin, "this fellow would not let me pass the footbridge, and when I tickled him in the ribs, he must needs answer by a pat on the head which landed me overboard.
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A few months later the three of them were down at the brook in the Gale Anstey woods to consider the rebuilding of a footbridge carried away by spring floods.
The numbers show a significant increase in the movement of people crossing the footbridge, proving that the bridge is serving its purpose as a temporary solution until the Eleftheria Square project is finished," the municipality said in a statement.
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The Network Rail plan for the redevelopment of New Street Station, top, which would have seen the <BNavigation Street footbridge clad in reflective steel.
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A wooden footbridge located on one of the busiest highways -- Haramain Express Way in the Industrial City in south Jeddah -- collapsed on Thursday after a high-stacked truck rammed into it.
The new footbridge is a valuable asset that will significantly improve access opportunities between the city centre and Cardiff Bay.
Subject to final Network Rail approval, work will start in July on taking down the Beaconhill footbridge in Cramlington, which is used to get to the town centre over the main East Coast railway line.
The Grade II listed Ogilvie Halt Footbridge in Deri near Bargoed has been given a new lease of life with grant aid from the Heads of the Valleys Programme.
REPAIRS: The iron footbridge at Magdale (AC091110Emag)