General English

  • noun a way of using your feet, especially in sports


  • noun the manner or skill with which a batsman moves his feet when batting, especially as this contributes to effective strokeplay
    Citation ‘Viswanath came in, to meet Underwood’s first two deliveries with such precision of footwork that no soothsayer was required to see that a long overdue score was in the making’ (Berry 1982)