foot up

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transitive verb

: to make a total of (as the cost)

intransitive verb

: to amount to when added or reckoned
usually used with to
his debts foot up to a huge sum


2 of 2


plural -s
: a lifting of the foot by a scrummager in rugby before the ball is fairly in the scrummage

Word History



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“Foot up.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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