pigeon-toed


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pi·geon-toed

(pĭj′ən-tōd′)
adj.
Having the toes turned inward.

pigeon-toed

adj
(Pathology) having the toes turned inwards

pi′geon-toed`



adj.
having the toes or feet turned inward.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pigeon-toed - having feet that turn inward
splayfoot, splayfooted - having feet that turn outward
Translations

pigeon-toed

[ˈpɪdʒənˈtəʊd] ADJ to be pigeon-toedtener los pies torcidos hacia dentro

pigeon-toed

[ˈpɪdʒənˈtəʊd] adj to be pigeon-toedcamminare con i piedi in dentro

pigeon

(ˈpidʒən) noun
any of several kinds of bird of the dove family.
ˈpigeon-hole noun
a small compartment for letters, papers etc in a desk etc or eg hung on the wall of an office, staffroom etc. He has separate pigeon-holes for bills, for receipts, for letters from friends and so on.
ˌpigeon-ˈtoed adjective
(of a person or his manner of walking) with toes turned inwards. a pigeon-toed person/walk.

pigeon-toed

adj con los pies torcidos hacia dentro
References in classic literature ?
Well, if we've lost the road we must find it,' said Nikita curtly, and getting out and stepping lightly on his pigeon-toed feet he started once more going about on the snow.
Keggs was a man--one must use that word, though it seems grossly inadequate--of medium height, pigeon-toed at the base, bulgy half-way up, and bald at the apex.
HERE was Burnley's pigeon-toed but enormously effective Leighton James.
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the daughter begins to walk, it is apparent that she ambles pigeon-toed.
Pigeon-toed, they trawled around like obvious boxes of embroidery thread to the first peoples of North America.
I may not have the prettiest feet, because I'm pigeon-toed naturally.
The horse which won by twenty lengths was billed as In The Money, described by the prosecution as a broken down pigeon-toed hack with a disastrous record.
This spring, The Royal Ballet unveils its first commission from Israeli-born Londoner Hofesh Sheehter, whose slack-kneed, pigeon-toed, heavy-metal tribal epics have proven massively popular with the under-40 set.
They make you lopsided, in a pigeon-toed way, which forces women to walk abnormally," said Dr Tariq Khan, podiatrist at UCL Hospital.
They make you lopsided, in a pigeon-toed way, which forces women to walk abnormally," says Dr Tariq Khan, podiatrist at the Marigold clinic at UCL Hospital.
Boutlier ran the bases with a short, pigeon-toed stride and swung his bat with a sweeping, upward motion--characteristics his little acolyte would later display as a professional.