- n.脚; 底部; 英尺(=12 英寸或 30。48 厘米); 脚步;
- 复数: feet;
Robert was lucky to escape with just a broken foot after being squashed against a fence by a car.
A piece of china crunched under my foot.
When candidates went stumping around the country, people traveled for miles on foot, by horse, by carriage to hear them speak.
Athlete's foot is a fungal infection.
From here we plan several sorties into the countryside on foot.
He dragged a foot when he walked, a leftover from polio.
If I was to insult the contestants I would be shooting myself in the foot.
A little later I left that place and never set foot in Texas again.
Jane put one foot in the near stirrup and turned to look at the stranger.
In a pinch, you could get home on foot.
He accidentally trod on her foot.
He's the first man to step foot on the moon.
She often keeps a foot in both camps.
You think Yorkshire is the best cricket side ? My foot!
你以为约克郡队是最好的队 吗 ?算了吧!
It's a fall of 60 metres to the foot of the cliff.
He cut desperately at the rope in an attempt to free his foot.
He seated himself comfortably at the foot of the bed.
He's not put a foot wrong during the whole of the ten years he's worked here.
Shortly after they became man and wife Tom began to show the cloven foot.
At the precise moment that I put my foot on the step, the bus started.
The rolling ball came to rest at the foot of the hill.
The old man has one foot in the grave.
They looked unsure and shifted uneasily from foot to foot.
The nail pierced through the sole of his shoes into his foot.
Such a slogan will bind our hand and foot.
The breaking of a branch under my foot alarmed the deer.
We have missed the last bus, so we'll have to foot it.
I go to school usually on foot.
On Sunday, the castle’s owner John Gordon, 76, was forced to move out his property after the River Dee swept away about 60 feet of land, leaving the castle dangerously close to the river, according to the Scottish Daily Record.
My mother, who is just shy of five feet tall, is normally incredibly soft-spoken, but on the rare occasion when she got angry, she was terrifying.
Houses built before 1939 use about 50% more energy per square foot than those built after 2000, mainly due to the tiny cracks and gaps that expand over time and let in more outside air.
Six 4-H girls worked to clean the 72 foot curbside that was covered with weeds, rocks and trash.
Almost every child, on the first day he sets foot in a school building, is smarter, more curious, less afraid of what he doesn't know, better at finding and figuring things out, more confident, resourceful (机敏的), persistent and independent than he will ever be again in his schooling – or, unless he is very unusual and very lucky, for the rest of his life.
It is building its second ice-breaking ship and setting up research drilling operations on an ice dome 13,422 feet above sea level that is one of the planet's coldest places.
For instance, new technologies that are building upon existing technology have not found their footing well enough to appeal to a mass audience, because, in many cases, they need to work effectively with other devices to realize their full appeal.
As some countries expand operations in Antarctica, the United States maintains three year-round stations on the continent with more than 1,000 people during the southern hemisphere's summer, including those at the Amundsen-Scott station, built in 1956 at an elevation of 9,301 feet on a plateau at the South Pole.
Rising more than 1,000 feet in the middle of the gently rolling plains of Wyoming, the massive column of rock looks as though it was dropped down into this location from a different time and place.
I try not to go online till my day's writing is finished, and I moved from Manhattan to rural Japan in part so I could more easily survive for long stretches entirely on foot.
Some schools out for profit cynically increase tuitions and count on student loans and federal aid to foot the bill – knowing full well that the students won't make it.
It is situated at the foot of a beautiful mountain.
Altitude sickness usually begins when a climber goes above 8000 or 9000 feet.
I had it down by my feet between me and the man in the next seat.
The West Antarctic ice sheet was about 7,000 feet thick.
Scientists agree that key player in this scenario is the West Antarctic ice sheet, a Brazil-size mass of frozen water that is much as 7000 feet thick
All through the night, Alia, Anis, his brothers and neighbours took the books from the library, passed them over the seven-foot wall and hid them in the restaurant.
2017年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 完形填空 原文
And people have been warned not to go out of their homes — not if you walk on foot, at least — between 11 in the morning and 7 in the evening.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 听力 原文
At last - she never knew how long it had taken her - she felt solid ground under her feet.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
First of all, you must wear shoes that cover your feet in the lab.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
Imagine a child standing on a diving board four feet high and asking himself the question: Should I jump?
2019年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文
Imagine my surprise when I stepped foot onto UCR's campus, where over 400 organizations exist, ranging from political organizations to karate club.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（6月） 阅读理解 七选五 原文
In no time, she became my feet as I read, and splaying across my stomach as I watched television.
2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
In one week he was the confused owner of a cone five hundred feet high.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
No one can say which brand will work best for you or feel best on your feet, so you have to rely on your experience and on the feel of each pair as you shop.
2015年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文
On the other hand, whenever I had plunged into deep water, forced by courage or circumstance, I had always been able to swim until I got my feet on the ground again.
2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Recently, we bought a twenty-eight-foot travel trailer complete with a bathroom and a built-in TV set.
2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 七选五 原文
Simon had returned to returned to the camp at the foot of the mountain.
2014年高考英语全国卷2 完形填空 原文
The girls on the wesleyan academy softball were waiting for their next turns at bat during practice, stamping their feet to stay warm, eighth-grader Taylor bisbee shivered a little as she watched her teammate Paris white play.
2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
The number of trees larger than two feet across has declined by 50 percent on more than 46, 000 square miles of California forests, the new study finds.
2019年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
The parade ends with the boogg being placed on a 40-foot pile of firewood.
2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
The path to dawson was covered with thirty feet of wet snow that could fall without warming.
2018年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
The transition, which flew at 1, 400 feet for eight minutes last month, can reach around 70 miles per hour on the road and 115 in the air.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Then she ran along the edge of cliff and fell 100 feet, bouncing off a rock into the sea.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
There was no shade as the trees were no more than 3 feet tall.
2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 七选五 选项
These animals typically live between the surface of the ocean and a depth of about 3, 300 feet—as far as most light can reach.
2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
This raised the level of the city's streets by as much as 12 feet.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
To construct a working still, use a sharp stick or rock to dig a hole four feet across and three feet deep.
2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
To warm himself, the sailor sat in front of the fire rubbing one bare foot against the other.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 单项填空 原文
When your cat drops a dead bird at your feet, she isn't bringing you a present.
2018年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
Within two years it had topped out at almost fourteen hundred feet and was more than half a mile across.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
In one case, many researchers working around the ancient Maya city of Copan, Honduras, have located hundreds of small rural villages and individual dwellings by using aerial photographs and by making surveys on foot.
1. a linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard;
"he is six feet tall"
2. the foot of a human being;
"his bare feet projected from his trousers"
"armored from head to foot"
3. the lower part of anything;
"curled up on the foot of the bed"
"the foot of the page"
"the foot of the list"
"the foot of the mountain"
4. travel by foot;
"he followed on foot"
"the swiftest of foot"
5. a foot of a vertebrate other than a human being
6. a support resembling a pedal extremity;
"one foot of the chair was on the carpet"
7. lowest support of a structure;
"it was built on a base of solid rock"
"he stood at the foot of the tower"
8. any of various organs of locomotion or attachment in invertebrates
9. an army unit consisting of soldiers who fight on foot;
"there came ten thousand horsemen and as many fully-armed foot"
10. a member of a surveillance team who works on foot or rides as a passenger
11. a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm
1. pay for something;
"pick up the tab"
"pick up the burden of high-interest mortgages"
"foot the bill"
"let's hoof it to the disco"
3. add a column of numbers
at someone's feet
as someone's disciple or subject
you would like to sit at my feet and thus acquire my wisdom.
be rushed (或 run off )one's feet
be very busy
with the feet in front
get one's feet under the table
(chiefly Brit.)establish oneself securely in a new situation
get one's feet wet
begin to participate in an activity
get (或 start) off on the right (或 wrong) foot
make a good (or bad) start at something, especially a task or relationship
have something at one's feet
have something in one's power or command
a perfect couple with the world at their feet.
have (或 keep) one's (或 both) feet on the ground
be (or remain) practical and sensible
have a foot in both camps
have an interest or stake concurrently in two parties or sides
I can have a foot in both the creative and business camps.
have (或 get) a foot in the door
gain or have a first introduction to a profession or organization
have one foot in the grave
(informal, often humorous)be near death through old age or illness
(informal)said to express strong contradiction
‘He's clever at his business,’ Matilda said. ‘Clever my foot!’.
off one's feet
so as to be no longer standing
she was blown off her feet by the shock wave from the explosion.
on foot of
(Irish)because of; by reason of
the decision was taken on foot of advice from the Attorney General.
- burn ones foot
It is eight months since his wife burned her foot.
- my foot
She's going to marry you? My foot!
A: Yon stay here.B: My foot!
- burn ones foot