footboard

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noun foot·board \ˈfu̇t-ˌbȯrd\

Definition of footboard

  1. 1 :  a narrow platform on which to stand or brace the feet

  2. 2 :  a board forming the foot of a bed

1598

First Known Use of footboard

1598


FOOTBOARD Defined for English Language Learners

footboard

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noun foot·board \ˈfu̇t-ˌbȯrd\

Definition of footboard for English Language Learners

  • : an upright board at the foot of a bed

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