Word of the Day – Flatfoot

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Noun: Flatfoot


1. A condition in which the arch of the instep is flattened so that the entire sole rests upon the ground.

2. Slang for police officer, especially a patrolman walking a regular beat.

3. Slang for a sailor.

Sample sentence: In his latest movie, the actor plays an earnest flatfoot who is bested by some clever crooks.

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