fiddle–footed

play
adjective fid·dle–foot·ed \ˌfi-dəl-ˈfu̇-təd\

Definition of fiddle–footed

  1. 1 :  skittish, jumpy a fiddle–footed horse

  2. 2 :  prone to wander the nameless fiddle–footed drifters, the shifty riders who traveled the back trails — Luke Short

1941

First Known Use of fiddle–footed

1941

Learn More about fiddle–footed


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a trip made at another's expense

Get Word of the Day daily email!