Definition of footpad. Meaning of footpad. Synonyms of footpad

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Definition of footpad

footpad
Pad Pad, n. [D. pad. [root]21. See Path.] 1. A footpath; a road. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] 2. An easy-paced horse; a padnag. --Addison An abbot on an ambling pad. --Tennyson. 3. A robber that infests the road on foot; a highwayman; -- usually called a footpad. --Gay. Byron. 4. The act of robbing on the highway. [Obs.]
Footpad
Footpad Foot"pad`, n. A highwayman or robber on foot.

Meaning of footpad from wikipedia

- In archaic terminology, a footpad is a robber or thief specialising in pedestrian victims. The term was used widely from the 16th century until the 19th...
- Footpads is an 1895 British short silent drama film, directed by Robert W. Paul, featuring a top-hatted pedestrian against a rainy London backdrop, who...
- Zork is an interactive fiction computer game. It was originally developed by four members of the MIT Dynamic Modelling Group—Tim Anderson, Marc Blank,...
- Canine distemper (sometimes termed footpad disease) is a viral disease that affects a wide variety of mammal families, including domestic and wild species...
- (2021) Arkle Challenge Trophy - (4) Un de Sceaux (2015), Douvan (2016), Footpad (2018), Duc des Genievres (2019) David Nicholson Mares' Hurdle - (9) Quevega...
- suffering. An estimated 5% of dogs may be affected by footpad hyperkeratosis, a thickening of the footpad and sometimes nose. Lesions usually occur at the...
- stand, walk and run on snow and ice for long periods of time. When a dog's footpad is exposed to the cold, heat loss is prevented by an adaptation of the...
- compared to a footpad who travelled and robbed on foot; mounted highwaymen were widely considered to be socially superior to footpads. Such criminals...
- Mugging or mugger may refer to: Mugger, a footpad Mugger crocodile, a species native to India, Iran, Nepal, and ****stan Muggers (film), a 2000 Australian...
- least 9 lineages. The spatula-shaped setae arranged in lamellae on gecko footpads enable attractive van der Waals' forces (the weakest of the weak chemical...
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