four-footed
adjective Date: 14th century having four feet ; quadruped

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • four-footed — O.E. feowerfote; see FOUR (Cf. four) + FOOT (Cf. foot) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • four-footed — [fôr′fo͞ot΄id] adj. having four feet; quadruped …   English World dictionary

  • four-footed — /fawr foot id, fohr /, adj. having four feet: He considers his dog to be his four footed friend. [1125 75; ME four foted] * * * …   Universalium

  • four-footed — walks on four feet; having four feet …   English contemporary dictionary

  • four-footed — adjective Having four feet; quadruped …   Wiktionary

  • four-footed — /ˈfɔ fʊtəd/ (say faw footuhd) adjective having four feet …   Australian English dictionary

  • four-footed — adjective having four feet • Syn: ↑quadrupedal, ↑quadruped • Ant: ↑biped (for: ↑quadruped), ↑bipedal (for: ↑quadrupedal …   Useful english dictionary

  • four-footed butterfly. — See brush footed butterfly. * * * …   Universalium

  • four-footed butterfly — noun medium to large butterflies found worldwide typically having brightly colored wings and much reduced nonfunctional forelegs carried folded on the breast • Syn: ↑nymphalid, ↑nymphalid butterfly, ↑brush footed butterfly • Hypernyms: ↑butterfly …   Useful english dictionary

  • four-footed butterfly. — See brush footed butterfly …   Useful english dictionary

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