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Definitions and Synonyms of footle | Another word for footle | What is footle?

(footle is a kind of ...) behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself

"You should act like an adult" "Don't behave like a fool" "What makes her do this way?" "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"

Definition 2: be about - [verb of stative]

Samples where footle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square
  • Who is this man that is hanging around the department?

Synonyms for footle in the sense of this definition

(footle is a kind of ...) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

"John is rich" "This is not a good answer"

(... is a kind of footle ) loiter about, with no apparent aim

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