footmark

noun
foot·mark | \ˈfu̇t-ˌmärk \

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footprint, footstep, step, trace, vestige

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Examples of footmark in a Sentence

the police found footmarks in the dirt beneath the window

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The back of his shirt bore footmarks, after people ran over him in the panicked crowd. Alaska Dispatch News, "At least 58 killed, hundreds wounded in shooting rampage at Las Vegas music festival," 2 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of footmark

1756, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of footmark was in 1756

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