footer

[foot-er]
noun
1.
British Informal.
a.
Rugby ( def 3 ).
2.
a person or thing having or associated with a height or length of a foot or a specified number of feet (often used in combination): a six-footer.
3.
Computers. a line of information placed at the end of a page for purposes of identification.
4.
Archaic. a person who walks; walker; pedestrian.

Origin:
1600–10; foot + -er1

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footer1 (ˈfʊtə)
 
n
1.  archaic a person who goes on foot; walker
2.  (in combination) a person or thing of a specified length or height in feet: a six-footer

footer2 (ˈfʊtə)
 
n
informal (Brit) short for football

footer or (Scot) fouter3 (ˈfuːtər, ˈfuːtə, ˈfuːtər, ˈfuːtə)
 
vb
1.  to potter; occupy oneself trivially or to little effect
 
n
2.  a person who footers
 
[perhaps from French foutre; see footle]
 
fouter or (Scot) fouter3
 
vb
 
n
 
[perhaps from French foutre; see footle]

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Word Origin & History

footer
c.1600, pedestrian; 1781, a kick at football; 1863, British student slang, the game of football; see foot, football, -er.
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Example sentences
Back in the day, the first-footer also brought coal for warmth.
The six-footer is a hoot-you can belly ride or stand up.
The navigation bar at the top of the screen and even the site's footer would also remain static.
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