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webfoot

noun web·foot

Definition of webfoot

  1. 1 \ˈweb-ˈfu̇t\ :  a foot having webbed toes

  2. 2 \-ˌfu̇t\ :  an animal having web feet

web–foot·ed play \-ˈfu̇-təd\ adjective


1765

First Known Use of webfoot

1765


WEB–FOOTED Defined for Kids

web–footed

adjective web–foot·ed \ˈweb-ˈfu̇-təd\

Definition of web–footed

  1. :  having toes joined by a layer of skin or tissue <a web-footed gecko>




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