pigeon-toed

adjective pi·geon-toed \ ˈpi-jən-ˌtōd \

Definition of pigeon-toed

:having the toes and forefoot turned inward

First Known Use of pigeon-toed

1786


PIGEON-TOED Defined for English Language Learners

pigeon-toed

adjective

Definition of pigeon-toed for English Language Learners

  • : having feet that are turned toward each other so that the toes do not point straight ahead


PIGEON-TOED Defined for Kids

pigeon-toed

adjective pi·geon-toed \ ˌpi-jən-ˈtōd \

Definition of pigeon-toed for Students

:having the toes and front of the foot turned inward

Medical Dictionary

pigeon-toed

adjective pi·geon-toed \ ˈpij-ən-ˈtōd \

medical Definition of pigeon-toed

:having the forefoot turned inward toward the midline of the body


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