footloose


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foot·loose

 (fo͝ot′lo͞os′)
adj.
Having no attachments or ties; free to do as one pleases.

footloose

(ˈfʊtˌluːs)
adj
1. free to go or do as one wishes
2. eager to travel; restless: to feel footloose.

foot•loose

(ˈfʊtˌlus)

adj.
free to go or travel about.
[1690–1700]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.footloose - free to go or do as one pleases; "Americans have always been a footloose people always moving on"; "a footloose young man eager to see the big city"
free - able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint; "free enterprise"; "a free port"; "a free country"; "I have an hour free"; "free will"; "free of racism"; "feel free to stay as long as you wish"; "a free choice"

footloose

adjective
Translations

footloose

[ˈfʊtluːs] ADJ footloose and fancy freelibre como el aire

footloose

[ˌfʊtˈluːs] adj (= not restricted by commitments) → libre
to be footloose and fancy-free → être libre comme l'air

footloose

[ˈfʊtˌluːs] adj footloose and fancy-freelibero/a e spensierato/a
References in classic literature ?
How could it be that she who had always been in such demand, so needed, so driven by real duties, should have become suddenly such a supernumerary, so footloose, and unattached?
Footloose Starring Gareth Gates as Willard and Maureen Nolan as Vi Moore.
Based on the 1980s screen sensation, Footloose sizzles with spirit, fun and the best in UK musical talent.
com Footloose Tyne Theatre Kick off your Sunday shoes and cut loose as the explosive rock 'n' roll musical sensation Footloose bursts on to the UK stage in a remastered show sure to get your toes tapping.
CHART star Gareth Gates has pulled out of the Birmingham performances of Footloose the Musical.
Of course, it may have helped that Lee, 42, was a major fan of the film which features 80s hits including Holding Out for a Hero, Almost Paradise and Footloose.
Footloose, New Theatre, Cardiff ' West End favourites Gareth Gates and Maureen Nolan return to Cardiff for the explosive rock 'n' roll musical Footloose, bursting on to the New Theatre stage from Monday 29 February - Saturday 5 March 2016.
MiddlesbroughYouth Theatre is gearing up for its next performance when Footloose rolls in to town.
From Jungle Book to James Bond, Footloose to Forrest Gump, Pixar to Pulp Fiction, Blues Brothers to Big Lebowski, Singin' in the Rain to Star Wars, it will all be played at The Powerhouse by DJs Claudio and Mr Fox.
Footloose was nominated for a Golden Globe, and both the title song and Let's Hear It for the Boy received Academy Award nominations.
SRJC's Footloose is a stage adaptation of the original screenplay by Dean Pitchford with music by Tom Snow, and will take place in Burbank Auditorium, located at SRJC's Santa Rosa campus.
FILM FOOTLOOSE 8pm, E4 A rebellious, hip-swinging student from the city moves to a small religious community, where he instantly clashes with an old-school fire-and-brimstone preacher - who has banned dancing and rock 'n' roll because he considers them immoral.