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bare·foot

 (bâr′fo͝ot′) also bare·foot·ed (-fo͝ot′ĭd)
adv. & adj.
With nothing on the feet: walking barefoot in the grass; a barefoot boy.

barefoot

(ˈbɛəˌfʊt) or

barefooted

adj, adv
with the feet uncovered

bare•foot

(bɛərˌfʊt)

also bare′foot`ed,



adj., adv.
with the feet bare: a barefoot boy; to walk barefoot.
[before 1000]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.barefoot - without shoesbarefoot - without shoes; "the barefoot boy"; "shoeless Joe Jackson"
unshoed, unshod - not shod
Adv.1.barefoot - without shoes onbarefoot - without shoes on; "he chased her barefoot across the meadow"
Translations
حافي القَدَمَيـْنحافي القَدَميْن
bosýnaboso
barfodetmed bare fødder
paljain jaloinpaljasjalkainen
bosbosih nogu
mezítláb
裸足で裸足の
맨발로맨발의
bosbosih nog
barfota
เท้าเปล่า
chân trầnđi chân không

barefoot

[ˈbɛəˈfʊt] barefooted [ˈbɛəˈfʊtɪd]
A. ADJdescalzo
B. ADVdescalzo

barefoot

[ˈbɛərfʊt]
adj
to be barefoot → être pieds nus
advnu-pieds, (les) pieds nus
The children go around barefoot → Les enfants se promènent nu-pieds.

barefoot

[ˈbɛəˌfʊt] barefooted [ˌbɛəˈfʊtɪd] adj & advscalzo/a, a piedi nudi

bare

(beə) adjective
1. uncovered or naked. bare skin; bare floors.
2. empty. bare shelves.
3. of trees etc, without leaves.
4. worn thin. The carpet is a bit bare.
5. basic; essential. the bare necessities of life.
verb
to uncover. The dog bared its teeth in anger.
ˈbarely adverb
scarcely or only just. We have barely enough food.
ˈbareness noun
ˈbareback adverb, adjective
without a saddle. I enjoy riding bareback.
ˈbarefaced adjective
openly impudent. a barefaced lie.
ˈbarefoot(ed) adjective, adverb
not wearing shoes or socks etc. The children go barefoot on the beach.
ˌbareˈheaded adjective, adverb
not wearing a hat etc.

barefoot

حافي القَدَمَيـْن bosý, naboso barfodet, med bare fødder barfuß, barfüßig ξυπόλητος, ξυπόλυτος descalzo paljain jaloin, paljasjalkainen nu-pieds, pieds nus bos, bosih nogu a piedi nudi, scalzo 裸足で, 裸足の 맨발로, 맨발의 blootsvoets, op blote voeten barbeint boso, bosy descalço босиком, босой barfota เท้าเปล่า çıplak ayak, çıplak ayakla chân trần, đi chân không 赤着脚, 赤脚的

barefoot

a. descalzo-a, sin zapatos.

barefoot

adj descalzo
References in classic literature ?
She was working in the garden when we got there, barefoot and ragged.
At short distances--and they were entirely too short--all along the road, were groups of neat and comely children, with their wares nicely and temptingly set forth in the grass under the shade trees, and as soon as we approached they swarmed into the road, holding out their baskets and milk bottles, and ran beside the carriage, barefoot and bareheaded, and importuned us to buy.
He slept on doorsteps in fine weather and in empty hogsheads in wet; he did not have to go to school or to church, or call any being master or obey anybody; he could go fishing or swimming when and where he chose, and stay as long as it suited him; nobody forbade him to fight; he could sit up as late as he pleased; he was always the first boy that went barefoot in the spring and the last to resume leather in the fall; he never had to wash, nor put on clean clothes; he could swear wonderfully.
The frost was working out of the ground, and out of the air, too, and it was getting closer and closer onto barefoot time every day; and next it would be marble time, and next mumbletypeg, and next tops and hoops, and next kites, and then right away it would be summer and going in a-swimming.
My favourite seat was a smooth and broad stone, rising white and dry from the very middle of the beck, and only to be got at by wading through the water; a feat I accomplished barefoot.
We ran from the top of the Heights to the park, without stopping - Catherine completely beaten in the race, because she was barefoot.
If by any mischance the sleep-walking fit had seized him, the slippers in old Mazey's hand pointed straight to the conclusion that followed -- his master must have passed barefoot in the cold night over the stone stairs and passages of St.
Carton, pressing forward, had already, with the speed of lightning, got him down into it, and stood over him, barefoot.
They awakened a tender emotion in me; for, my heart was softened by my return, and such a change had come to pass, that I felt like one who was toiling home barefoot from distant travel, and whose wanderings had lasted many years.
I would I were a black Prior or a barefoot Palmer, to avail myself of thy unwonted zeal and courtesy certes, I would make more out of it than a kiss of the hand.
Had I the remotest clue, I would follow him barefoot to the end of the world.
It is in length three GLOMGLUNGS (which make about fifty-four English miles,) and two and a half in breadth; as I measured it myself in the royal map made by the king's order, which was laid on the ground on purpose for me, and extended a hundred feet: I paced the diameter and circumference several times barefoot, and, computing by the scale, measured it pretty exactly.