footpath

noun foot·path \ ˈfu̇t-ˌpath , -ˌpäth \
|Updated on: 16 Aug 2018

Definition of footpath

: a narrow path for pedestrians

Examples of footpath in a Sentence

  1. a footpath winding through the garden

  2. found the footpath leading down into the valley

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First Known Use of footpath

15th century

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FOOTPATH Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of footpath for English Language Learners

  • : a narrow path that people walk on


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footpath

noun foot·path \ ˈfu̇t-ˌpath , -ˌpäth \

Definition of footpath for Students

: a path for walkers


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