footloose [foot-loos] SynonymsExamplesWord Originadjective
- free to go or travel about; not confined by responsibilities.
Origin of footloose First recorded in 1690–1700; foot + loose Synonyms for footloose unencumbered, carefree, fancy-free, unattached. Related Words for footloose easygoing, loose, unattached, uncommitted, unengaged Examples from the Web for footloose Contemporary Examples of footloose
If Footloose, the Kevin Bacon film from 1984, ever gets an Asian remake, Tokyo might be the place to shoot it.
Jake Adelstein, Angela Erika Kubo
May 1, 2014
They also banned the “Arab Idol” competition because anyone who has ever watched Footloose knows music is evil.
April 4, 2013
Footloose without Bacon is like Thanksgiving without the turkey!
October 16, 2011
She lived as a footloose single lady, the kind who indulged in permanent waves and would drop $20 on a coat with a fur collar.
January 30, 2010
Kevin Bacon could have easily gone the typical dreamy, cheesy leading man route after he starred in Footloose 25 years ago.
February 19, 2009
Historical Examples of footloose
But poets are a footloose class and are often found with lame and halting feet.
But the forts and the like are necessary so that the Navy may be footloose.
But I do hope you’ve got your railroad built and are footloose and free to take another commission.
This was simply because all Long’s dealers were doing a Monte Carlo business in back and he was the only one footloose.
Imry picked Danson because hes a footloose artist who paints illustrations for magazines.
British Dictionary definitions for footloose footloose adjective
- free to go or do as one wishes
- eager to travel; restlessto feel footloose
Word Origin and History for footloose adj.