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footing

noun

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1 an immaterial thing upon which something else rests
  • your donations help provide the charity with a firm financial footing for its work

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2 position with regard to conditions and circumstances
  • the village's two churches are on a friendly footing

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3 the placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement
  • you'll have to work hard to get a better footing in the company

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footing

verb
present participle of foot

Synonyms & Antonyms of footing (Entry 2 of 2)

to give what is owed for
  • I'll foot the bill for dinner

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The first known use of footing was in the 14th century

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“Footing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/footing. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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