footstool

noun foot·stool \ ˈfu̇t-ˌstül \

Definition of footstool

: a low stool used to support the feet

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First Known Use of footstool

1530


FOOTSTOOL Defined for English Language Learners

footstool

noun

Definition of footstool for English Language Learners

  • : a low, small piece of furniture that you can put your feet on when you are sitting


FOOTSTOOL Defined for Kids

footstool

noun foot·stool \ ˈfu̇t-ˌstül \

Definition of footstool for Students

: a low stool for the feet


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