Definition of soft-foot in English:

soft-foot

adjective

  • = soft-footed.

adverb

  • With a soft or light tread; on tiptoe.

verb

  • with object With it.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in George Chapman (?1560–1634), poet and playwright. From soft + foot<br>early 20th century; earliest use found in Ainslee's. From soft + foot, after soft-foot and soft-foot.

Pronunciation

soft-foot

/ˈsɒf(t)fʊt/