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surefooted

[shoo r-foo t-id, shur-] /ˈʃʊərˈfʊt ɪd, ˈʃɜr-/
adjective
1.
not likely to stumble, slip, or fall.
2.
proceeding surely; unerring:
his surefooted pursuit of success.
Origin
1625-1635
1625-35; sure + foot + -ed3
Related forms
surefootedly, adverb
surefootedness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sure-footed

sure-footed

adjective
1.
unlikely to fall, slip, or stumble
2.
not likely to err or fail, as in judgment
Derived Forms
sure-footedly, adverb
sure-footedness, noun
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