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Poetry Definition

A footle is a 2 line, 2 syllable trochaiac monometer poem with an integral title suitable for light, witty, pertinent, topical verse.


Brian Strand, UK Experimental Verse ~ Footle* Acers warm glow fall show Go Slow heigh-ho furlough Bonnie & Clyde too snide both died

Standard Definition

[v] act foolishly, as by talking nonsense
[v] be about; "The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square"; "Who is this man that is hanging around the department?"


hang around - (3 syllables), lallygag - (3 syllables), linger - (2 syllables), loaf - (1 syllables), loiter - (2 syllables), lollygag - (3 syllables), lounge - (2 syllables), lurk - (1 syllables), mess about - (3 syllables), mill about - (3 syllables), mill around - (3 syllables), tarry - (2 syllables)

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act, be, behave, do, lurch, prowl