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footing
British English: /ˈfʊtɪŋ/
American English: /ˈfʊdɪŋ/

noun

  • 1 (basis) See examples: on a firm footing
    sur une base solide
    on a war footing
    sur le pied de guerre
    to place ou put something on a legal footing
    légaliser quelque chose
    to be on an equal ou even footing with somebody
    être sur un pied d'égalité avec quelqu'un
    to be on a friendly/formal footing with somebody
    avoir des rapports amicaux/formels avec quelqu'un
  • 2 (grip for feet) See examples: to keep one's footing
    conserver l'équilibre
    to lose one's footing

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