how to pronounce footloose

/ˈfʊtˌlus/

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The above transcription of footloose is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

footloose is pronounced in two syllables

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fʊtlus

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An example use of footloose in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… do that like that's very Footloose you …”

meanings of footloose

adjective:

  1. Of a sail: not properly secured at the bottom.
  2. Tending to travel or do as one pleases; readily without many commitments or responsibility.

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