footy

footy
(also footie or footer)
noun Brit. informal term for football (in sense 1).
Austral./NZ informal term for rugby.

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  • Footy — can refer to: * Any of the various codes of football * Footy (model yacht), a class of radio controlled sailboat which is one foot in length. * Footy(videos), series of videos by a group called The Footies …   Wikipedia

  • Footy — Foot y, a. 1. Having foots, or settlings; as, footy oil, molasses, etc. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] 2. Poor; mean. [Prov. Eng.] C. Kingsley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • footy — footy1 [fo͞ot′ē, foot′ē] adj. [altered (as if < FOOT + Y3) < Fr foutu, wretched, orig. pp. of foutre, to copulate: see FOOTLE] Dial. of little or no importance; paltry; mean ☆ footy2 [foot′ē ] n. pl. footies va …   English World dictionary

  • Footy — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le terme familier anglais Footy ou footie peut faire référence au : Football Football australien, dont une de ses versions jouées à 9 se nomme Metro… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • footy — ˈfüd.ē, ˈfu̇ adjective Etymology: French foutu, from past participle of foutre to copulate more at fouter 1. chiefly dialect : insignificant, paltry a footy little town …   Useful english dictionary

  • footy — I Australian Slang regional term for either Australian Rules Football, or Rugby League or Union II Liverpool Slang football: footy practice …   English dialects glossary

  • footy — foot|y [ˈfuti] n [U] BrE informal [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: football] football ▪ footy fans …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Footy tipping — is a betting pool based on a game of skill competition where competitors try to predict the winning teams in a round of games played each round during (usually) the home and away season of a sport.Footy tipping is the name most used in Australia …   Wikipedia

  • Footy (model yacht) — The Footy is a very small (usually) radio control sailboat whose length is a mere 12 inches (30.5 cm). The hull can be made from a fiberglass mold or simply with thin sheets of plywood fitted together. Two servos are used, one to control the sail …   Wikipedia

  • Footy Classified — Infobox Television show name = Footy Classified caption = Footy Classified logo genre = Talk camera = picture format = 576i (16:9 SDTV) audio format = Stereo runtime = 60 minutes (Including commercials) creator = developer = producer = executive… …   Wikipedia

  • Footy Legends — Infobox Film name = Footy Legends caption = Promotional poster for Footy Legends . director = Khoa Do producer = Khoa Do writer = Khoa Do starring = Anh Do Angus Sampson Emma Lung Claudia Karvan cinematography = Martin McGrath editing = Suresh… …   Wikipedia

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