Definition of web-footed in English:



  • (of a swimming bird or other aquatic animal) having webbed feet.

    • ‘Although this rare, web-footed breed is seldom seen in public, anyone who meets an otterhound cannot help but smile at the dark eyes looking soberly out from a tangle of hair that is often soaking wet and muddy.’
    • ‘The white pelican of North America is a large, web-footed bird with an enormous throat pouch for scooping up fish.’