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foot·loose

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

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

(ˈfʊtˌlus)

adj.
free to go or travel about.
[1690–1700]
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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"
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footloose

adjective
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Translations

footloose

[ˈfʊtluːs] ADJ footloose and fancy freelibre como el aire
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

footloose

[ˌfʊtˈluːs] adj (= not restricted by commitments) → libre
to be footloose and fancy-free → être libre comme l'air
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

footloose

[ˈfʊtˌluːs] adj footloose and fancy-freelibero/a e spensierato/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Arden Men's shoes has 20 doors across India- Shoe Tree, Inc 5, Rocia and Foot Loose, Khan Market and is going to be extended over 25 doors in a month in a highly selective distribution of the most influential men's specialty and department stores in India and in UK, where they are selling to a few multi-brand outlets.
Supporting its focus on investment in infrastructure he added: "We have learned from the last few years that you cannot bribe your way up the GVA ladder by persuading foot loose companies to come to Wales.
EYE ON THE BALL: Burnley's Robbie Blake and Neill Collins, of Wolves, do battle; FOOT LOOSE: Andy Keogh fires a shot past Burnley's Clarke Carlisle during Wolves' crucial win at Turf Moor; GRAY DAY: Michael Gray enjoys his goal
You can be at your most gracious and have a spell binding influence - if you are foot loose and fancy free.
In the end, I don't think anyone can argue that the well choreographed dance moves performed by Mr Barrie Moore to a little song called Foot Loose might have been the highlight of the evening.
``This survey turns on its head the idea that the best sex is when we are foot loose, fancy free and single,'' she said.
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time of Foot Loose however Stewart was verging on self-parody with the atrocious Hot Legs although the album is at least partially redeemed by the singalong You're In My Heart and heartfelt I Was Only Joking.