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  • 1 footing — foot‧ing [ˈfʊtɪŋ] noun 1. a sound/​firm/​solid footing good financial arrangements under which a business operates: • He has put the company on a sound financial footing. 2. on an equal footing/​on the same footing if two people, companies etc… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 footing — [ futiŋ ] n. m. • 1885; mot angl. détourné de son sens « pied, position » ♦ Marche pratiquée pour le plaisir ou à titre d exercice physique. ⇒aussi jogging. Il fait du footing chaque matin au bois de Boulogne. ● footing nom masculin (créé sur l… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 Footing — Foot ing, n. 1. Ground for the foot; place for the foot to rest on; firm foundation to stand on. [1913 Webster] In ascent, every step gained is a footing and help to the next. Holder. [1913 Webster] 2. Standing; position; established place; basis …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 footing — [foot′iŋ] n. [ME fotinge: see FOOT & ING] 1. Now Rare a moving on the feet; walking, dancing, etc. 2. a secure placing of the feet [to lose one s footing] 3. a) the condition of a surface with regard to its suitability, for walking, running, etc …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 footing — s.n. (Sport) Tip de antrenament în care se alternează cursele cu marşurile pentru a întări rezistenţa gambelor şi a respiraţiei. [pron. fú tin. / < engl., fr., it. footing < foot – a merge pe jos]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 02.04.2005. Sursa …

    Dicționar Român

  • 6 footing — [n1] foundation, basis basement, bedrock, bottom, establishment, foot, foothold, ground, groundwork, infrastructure, installation, resting place, seat, seating, settlement, substratum, substructure, underpinning, understructure, warrant; concepts …

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  • 7 footing — (del inglés; pronunciamos futin ) sustantivo masculino 1. (no contable) Área: deporte Ejercicio físico que consiste en correr a un ritmo moderado durante un cierto tiempo: Hace footing todas las mañanas …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 8 footing — (Voz fr.), y esta con cambio de sentido del ingl. footing, posición). m. Paseo higiénico que se hace corriendo con velocidad moderada al aire libre …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 9 footing — ► NOUN 1) (one s footing) a secure grip with one s feet. 2) the basis on which something is established or operates. 3) the foundations of a wall, usually with a course of brickwork wider than the base of the wall …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 footing — index ground, plight, position (situation), posture (situation), status Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 footing — → aerobismo …

    Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • 12 footing — (n.) position of the feet on the ground, stance, late 14c., from FOOT (Cf. foot) (n.). Figurative meaning firm or secure position is from 1580s; that of condition on which anything is established is from 1650s …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 13 footing — /ˈfutin(g), ingl. ˈfutɪŋ/ [vc. ingl., da to foot «muovere i piedi», da foot «piede»] s. m. inv. (est.) tracking (ingl.), marcia, jogging (ingl.) …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 14 footing — (izg. fùting) m DEFINICIJA sport lagano trčanje, rastrčavanje za relaksaciju, ob. nakon većih sportskih napora ETIMOLOGIJA fr. ← engl …

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  • 15 Footing — A cotton lace of plain pattern used for bordering …

    Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • 16 footing — noun 1 secure grip with your feet ADJECTIVE ▪ firm, sure VERB + FOOTING ▪ keep ▪ He struggled to keep his footing on the slippery floor. ▪ regain …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 17 footing — foot|ing [ˈfutıŋ] n 1.) [singular] the conditions or arrangements on which something is based put/place sth on a ... footing ▪ He wanted to put their relationship on a permanent footing. a financial/commercial/legal etc footing ▪ The city started …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 footing — [[t]f ʊtɪŋ[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: with supp, usu on N If something is put on a particular footing, it is defined, established, or changed in a particular way, often so that it is able to develop or exist successfully. The new law will put official… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 footing — n. 1) to keep one s footing 2) to lose one s footing 3) an equal; solid, sure; unequal footing 4) on a certain footing (to be on a friendly footing with smb.; to place a country on a war footing) * * * [ fʊtɪŋ] solid sure unequal footing an equal …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 20 footing — noun (U) / fUtIN / 1 the conditions or arrangements under which something exists or operates : on a legal/scientific/official etc footing: The article attempts to put their work on a more scientific footing. | on a sound/firm/solid footing: new… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English