footrest

noun foot·rest \ ˈfu̇t-ˌrest \
Updated on: 18 Apr 2018

Definition of footrest

: a support for the feet

Examples of footrest in a Sentence

  1. a recliner chair with a padded footrest attached

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First Known Use of footrest

1833

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Definition of footrest for English Language Learners

  • : something that you put your feet on to raise them off the floor or ground when you are sitting



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