Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

footer

play
noun foot·er \ˈfu̇-tər\

Simple Definition of footer

  • : someone or something that is a specified number of feet tall or long

  • : a word, phrase, etc., that is placed at the bottom of every page of a document

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of footer

  1. 1 archaic :  pedestrian

  2. 2 :  information (as a page number) printed at the bottom of each page of a document

1608

First Known Use of footer

1608

Rhymes with footer


-footer

noun combining form foot·er

Definition of -footer

  1. :  one that is a specified number of feet in height, length, or breadth <a six-footer>




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up footer? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to defraud especially of money

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image567572573

Which of these is a synonym of unctuous?

prompt maudlin oily angry
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ