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right-footed

Syllabification: right-foot·ed
Pronunciation: /ˌrītˈfo͝odəd/

Definition of right-footed in English:

adjective

1(Of a person) using the right foot more naturally than the left.
Example sentences
  • At that age, it's a good idea to play right-footed players on the left side, to force them to use their left foot more.
  • Carragher is essentially a resilient centre-back and a right-footed player, but he was seldom under any kind of pressure on the left and predictably coped well enough.
  • Play a right-footed player on the left and his first movement is to come inside with the ball, which starts to crowd the space of other players.
1.1(Of a kick) done with the right foot.
Example sentences
  • James Kennedy, who signed for Hibs from Waterford Crystal saw his 25-yard right-footed free kick brilliantly tipped around the post by the veteran Falconer.
  • Overall yesterday, Beckham played a confidently mature, controlled game, even though on this occasion he did not have the opportunity to drive in one of his extraordinary right-footed free kicks.
  • The only other chance of the opening thirty minutes arrived after 27 minutes but Philip Walsh was just off target with a well struck right-footed free kick from the edge of the penalty area.

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