Simple Definition of footloose
: able to act or move freely : not held back by ties to other people
Full Definition of footloose
: having no ties : free to move about
Examples of footloose
When she was 20, she was footloose and fancy-free, with no family or serious career to tie her down.
<after having been chained for so long, the suddenly footloose dog ran helter-skelter about the yard>
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Rhymes with footloose
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