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Definition of flat-footed

flat-footed

adjective

  • Unready, incapable of responding to an assault.

    Literally not on the balls of the feet in balance and preparation, but vulnerable to any incoming force.
    I thought I could get the truth about the situation, but my questions caught him flat-footed. I don't think he had an honest answer.
    It looks like he was ready for anyone to come through that door, but I still caught him flat-footed.

    Last edited on Sep 02 2015. Submitted by enkephalin07 from New Orleans, LA, USA on Sep 02 2015.

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  • See also 'on the back foot'

    Prepared, in position for response or counter-attack.

    Last edited on Sep 02 2015. Submitted by enkephalin07 from New Orleans, LA, USA on Sep 02 2015.

  • 'on the back foot' conversely means 'on the defensive' and 'unready' in political, business and legal colloquial.

    Those guys were never in a fight anyway, so fuck them.

    Last edited on Sep 02 2015. Submitted by enkephalin07 from New Orleans, LA, USA on Sep 02 2015.

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Other terms relating to 'flat':

Definitions include: small breasted.
Definitions include: to be a prostitute.
Definitions include: a docile sexual partner.
Definitions include: completely broke.
Definitions include: police
Definitions include: a person with whom one shares a flat; "roommate".
Definitions include: When you say "flat out" that means there should not be any questions or hesitations.
Definitions include: very busy.
Definitions include: the event in which a person's shoe comes off (partially or completely) due to the heel being stepped on by a person or animal.
Definitions include: in prostitute terms: it's a client who likes 'head standing' i.e. a masochist.
Definitions include: total; complete.

Other terms relating to 'foot':

Definitions include: a particularly large "camel toe".
Definitions include: someone or something that looks appealing from a distance, but within 50 feet their true appearance is evident.
Definitions include: police
Definitions include: acronym for "foot-long floater", i.e. a floating piece of feces that's a foot long.
Definitions include: A low class female with no standards (also known as hood rats)
Definitions include: to frequently put (one's) foot in (one's) mouth - i.e. say inappropriate things.
Definitions include: start working in a company at a low level, hoping to progress from there.
Definitions include: of multiple people, to have an unpleasant first meeting.
Definitions include: to make an initial small step towards gaining entrance to something (a job, a university, a relationship.)
Definitions include: a style of riding skateboards, snowboards, etc. with one's right food forward.
Definitions include: to frequently drive fast.
Definitions include: to be near death.
Definitions include: to have sex.
Definitions include: statement of disbelief.
Definitions include: the visible cleft of the outer labia under tight clothing.

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