flatfootedness love


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  • noun The quality of being flatfooted.


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  • Now the two tech icons are running neck and neck -- a reversal of fortune the bloggerati are inclined to ascribe to a combination of Steve Jobs 'genius and Microsoft's flatfootedness.

    Microsoft Slumps As Apple Trumps 2010

  • The Al Gore for whom I will be making the case is one that I believe will be recognizable to all who have followed his career, including his awkwardness and his occasional political flatfootedness in 2000.

    It's Got to Be Gore: Part III-- There's No Adequate Alternative 2007

  • The very flatfootedness of her style becomes an asset in embodying a strange or exotic theme; she is at her best when her narrative realism is used in the service of an imaginative vision.

    In the Disintegrating City Dinnage, Rosemary 1975

  • Underneath the snow is ice, so that walking on it is a feat of diligent flatfootedness.

    Daily News-Record 2010

  • Tommy lets her actors shout a little too often, and unwisely lets McClain overplay the outside organizer's flatfootedness.

    Village Voice - The most recent 10 stories 2009

  • The Penguins 'flatfootedness caused them to allow the opening goal for the seventh time in their last eight games.

    Kuklas Korner 2009


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