light-footed

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light-foot·ed

(līt′fo͝ot′ĭd) also light·foot (-fo͝ot′)
adj.
Treading with light and nimble ease.

light′-foot′ed·ly adv.
light′-foot′ed·ness n.

light-footed

adj
having a light or nimble tread
ˌlight-ˈfootedly adv
ˌlight-ˈfootedness n

light′-foot′ed



adj.
stepping lightly or nimbly; light of foot; nimble.
[1375–1425]
light′-foot′ed•ly, adv.
light′-foot′ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.light-footed - (of movement) having a light and springy step; "a light-footed girl"
heavy-footed - (of movement) lacking ease or lightness; "his tired heavy-footed walk"

light-footed

adjective nimble, tripping, winged, swift, buoyant, graceful, agile, sprightly, lithe, spry a new generation of light-footed dancers
Translations

light-footed

[ˈlaɪtˈfʊtɪd] ADJligero (de pies)
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