Definition of footloose
: having no ties : free to move about
Examples of footloose in a sentence
When she was 20, she was footloose and fancy-free, with no family or serious career to tie her down.
<after having been chained for so long, the suddenly footloose dog ran helter-skelter about the yard>
First Known Use of footloose
FOOTLOOSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of footloose for English Language Learners
: able to act or move freely : not held back by ties to other people
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