dryfoot

adverb

Definition of dryfoot 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : with dry feet

2 obsolete : by the scent of the foot

dry foot

noun

Definition of dry foot (Entry 2 of 2)

: the bottom of a piece of pottery when unglazed

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History and Etymology for dryfoot

Adverb

Middle English drie foot

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