sure-footed

adjective
sure-foot·​ed | \ ˈshu̇r-ˈfu̇-təd How to pronounce sure-footed (audio) , ˈshər- \

Definition of sure-footed

: not liable to stumble, fall, or err

Other Words from sure-footed

sure-footedly adverb
sure-footedness noun

First Known Use of sure-footed

1633, in the meaning defined above

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“Sure-footed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sure-footed. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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