rough-footed

adjective

Definition of rough-footed

: having feathered feet the rough-footed eagles

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First Known Use of rough-footed

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rough-footed

Middle English rouh foted, from rouh, rough rough + foted footed

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The first known use of rough-footed was in the 15th century

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“Rough-footed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rough-footed. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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