Footy Foot"y, a. 1. Having foots, or settlings; as, footy oil, molasses, etc. [Eng.] [1913 Webster]

2. Poor; mean. [Prov. Eng.] --C. Kingsley. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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