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Meaning of "footpath" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FOOTPATH

footpath  [ˈfʊtˌpɑːθ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FOOTPATH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Footpath is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FOOTPATH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

footpath

Footpath

A footpath is a type of thoroughfare that is intended for use only by pedestrians, not other forms of traffic such as motorized vehicles and horses. They can be paths within an urban area, or rural paths through the countryside. Urban footpaths are usually paved, may have steps, are called alleys, lanes, steps, etc., and may be named. Other public rights of way, such as bridleways, byways, towpaths, and green lanes are also used by pedestrians.

Definition of footpath in the English dictionary

The definition of footpath in the dictionary is a narrow path for walkers only.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FOOTPATH


aftermath
ˈɑːftəˌmɑːθ
Asgarth
ˈæsɡɑːθ
Ba´ath
bɑːˈɑːθ
Ba´th
bɑːθ
bath
bɑːθ
birdbath
ˈbɜːdˌbɑːθ
bypath
ˈbaɪˌpɑːθ
footbath
ˈfʊtbɑːθ
garth
ɡɑːθ
Hamath
ˈhɑːmɑːθ
hearth
hɑːθ
Hogarth
ˈhəʊɡɑːθ
lath
lɑːθ
multipath
ˈmʌltɪˌpɑːθ
path
pɑːθ
sidepath
ˈsaɪdˌpɑːθ
sparth
spɑːθ
towpath
ˈtəʊˌpɑːθ
warpath
ˈwɔːˌpɑːθ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FOOTPATH

footlocker
footloose
footman
footmark
footmen
footmuff
footnote
footpace
footpad
footpage
footplate
footplate worker
footplateman
footplatemen
footplatewoman
footpost
footprint
footpump
footrace
footrest

WORDS THAT END LIKE FOOTPATH

approach path
bicycle path
bridle path
critical path
cycle path
flight path
garden path
glide path
homeopath
homoeopath
mean free path
naturopath
on the warpath
osteopath
primrose path
psychopath
public footpath
sociopath
telepath
to lead sb up the garden path

Synonyms and antonyms of footpath in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «FOOTPATH»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «footpath» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of footpath

Translation of «footpath» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FOOTPATH

Find out the translation of footpath to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of footpath from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «footpath» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

小路
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sendero
570 millions of speakers

English

footpath
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पगडंडी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

طَرِيقٌ لِلمَارَّة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

пешеходная дорожка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

trilha
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ফুটপাথ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sentier
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jalan kaki
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fußweg
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

歩行者用の小道
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

보도
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Footpath
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đường đi bộ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நடைபாதையில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पदपथ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

patika
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sentiero
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

chodnik
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

тротуар
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

potecă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μονοπάτι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

voetpad
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gångstig
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gangsti
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of footpath

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FOOTPATH»

The term «footpath» is quite widely used and occupies the 40.374 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FOOTPATH» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about footpath

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FOOTPATH»

Discover the use of footpath in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to footpath and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Footpath
I am still writing poetry now so I believe that this will not be the only book that I write, so from now until next time, hope you all enjoy my book, and Have A Nice Day!
Tommy Rhys Andrews, 2010
2
Where Does That Footpath Lead?
On 26 April 2008, 41-year-old Carole Loader embarked on an amazing journey; to run from Land’s End to John O’Groats on her own – a distance well in excess of 1,000 miles.Not having the luxury of company or aid from a support crew, she ...
Carole Loader, 2010
3
Footpath Walks Round Loughborough
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Anon, 2011
4
A Footpath Route Guide Describing 200 Miles of Footpaths ...
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Anon, 2011
5
King Ludwig Way: A 120 Kilometre Long Distance Footpath ...
This is basically a lowland walk.
Fleur Speakman, Colin Speakman, 1987
6
Yorkshire North Riding - Footpath Guides
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Paul Heath, 2011
7
Furness and Cartmel - Footpath Guide
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
H. C. Knapp-Fisher, 2011
8
Pennine Ways from Skipton - Footpath Guide
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Arthur Gaunt, 2011
9
Heart of Northumberland - Footpath Guide
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Jasper Salwey, 2011
10
Where Shall We Go To-Day - A Footpath Guide
We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Jessica Lofthouse, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FOOTPATH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term footpath is used in the context of the following news items.
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Footpath vendors rue drop in sales ahead of Eid - bdnews24.com
Footpath vendors at the capital's Motijheel, Gulistan and Baitul Mukarram areas are dejected over lack of sales barely a week ahead of Eid. «Bangladesh News 24 hours, Jul 15»
2
Man charged over fatal stabbing on footpath in Preston in … - ABC
A man has been charged over the stabbing death of a 68-year-old man on a footpath in Melbourne's north on Friday afternoon. Emergency ... «ABC Online, Jul 15»
3
Police hunt man who dragged woman along Duncraig footpath in …
Detectives have released an image of a man they believe dragged a woman along the ground while trying to snatch her bag in Duncraig last ... «WA today, Jul 15»
4
Footpath trading in new banknotes finds boom time
New banknotes worth taka several million are being traded daily in the capital's three footpath money markets ahead of Eid festivities. «Financial Express Bangladesh, Jul 15»
5
Father, son hurt after car mounts footpath in Sydney's east
About 6pm yesterday, a 50-year-old man and his two sons, aged eight and 11, were hit by a Jaguar sedan while standing on the footpath at the ... «9news.com.au, Jul 15»
6
Progress urged on 'historic' issue of impassable Waltham footpath
Footpath 72 is supposed to run from Norman Corner to Waltham Road, near Barnoldby-le-Beck and despite being a public right of way, it has ... «Grimsby Telegraph, Jul 15»
7
Footpath in Newmarket recommended to be kept as a public right of …
A popular shortcut that has seen use for more than half a century has been recommended to stay as a public right of way, according to a draft ... «Cambridge News, Jul 15»
8
Calls for footpath on "dangerous" stretch of road after drivers "have …
CONCERNS have been raised about the safety of a major stretch of road after a vehicle "swerved" to avoid hitting a person riding a mobility ... «Crawley News, Jul 15»
9
Police appeal after man is seriously assaulted on a footpath in …
At around 10pm on Monday, July 6 a 49-year-old man was attacked on the footpath in Merkins Avenue. He was taken to the Royal Alexandra ... «The Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter, Jul 15»
10
Footpath's state raising concern
AN exposed concrete footpath on the Nelson Bay foreshore has the potential to seriously injure a small child, two longtime Bay residents have ... «Port Stephens Examiner, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Footpath [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/footpath>. Nov 2019 ».
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