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leadfooted

[led-foo t-id] /ˈlɛdˈfʊt ɪd/
adjective, Informal.
1.
awkward; clumsy.
2.
tending to drive too fast.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60; lead2 + footed
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Contemporary definitions for lead-footed
adjective

tending to drive too fast

adjective

clumsy and slow

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Slang definitions & phrases for lead-footed

lead-footed

adjective
  1. Sluggish and awkward; clumsy: The bungling, lead-footed fellow (1596+)
  2. Tending to drive very fast (1940s+ Truckers)

[the first dated form is leaden-footed]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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