Definition of footwork in English:

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footwork

Pronunciation: /ˈfʊtwəːk/

noun

[mass noun]
1The manner in which one moves one’s feet in various sports, especially in dancing, boxing, and football: a deft piece of footwork
More example sentences
  • The defensive player must use good footwork and keep moving to avoid being pinned for a layup.
  • Each couple emphasized footwork as they moved together and with the group.
  • This teaches them footwork, spin moves and getting used to using their bodies.
1.1Adroit response to sudden danger or new opportunities: the company had to do a lot of nimble footwork to stay alive

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