Definition of hoofed in English:

hoofed

adjective

  • See hoof

    • ‘But people were not the only hunters of these large, hoofed mammals.’
    • ‘Foot-and-mouth is a highly contagious viral disease which causes blisters and fever in hoofed animals.’
    • ‘If they're lucky, the couple will catch sight of the mousedeer, which is the world's smallest hoofed animal and features in local folklore.’
    • ‘Lions prey mostly on hoofed animals, although they occasionally consume fallen fruit.’
    • ‘Dolphins, for example, descend from a hoofed mammal that adapted to life in the ocean about 50 million years ago.’

Pronunciation

hoofed

/huːft/