footsie(redirected from play footsie with)
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foot·siealso foot·sy (fo͝ot′sē)
The act of flirting in which one secretly touches the feet of another with one's own, as under a table.
1. To flirt with someone by secretly touching the feet with one's own.
2. To cooperate or curry favor in a sly or devious way.
[From diminutive of foot.]
informal flirtation involving the touching together of feet, knees, etc (esp in the phrase play footsie)
(Stock Exchange) an informal name for Financial Times Stock Exchange 100 Index
Sometimes, footsies. the act of flirting or sharing a surreptitious intimacy.Idioms:
play footsie(s) with,
a. to flirt with, esp. by furtively touching someone's foot or leg.
b. to engage in clandestine or illicit relations with.