Pronunciation: (foot'sē), [key]
1. Sometimes, footsies. the act of flirting or sharing a surreptitious intimacy.
2. play footsie or footsies with,
a. to flirt with, esp. by clandestinely touching someone's foot or leg; be slyly or furtively intimate with.
b. to seek advantage from, esp. by discreet or stealthy means; curry favor with. Also,footie.
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