Pronunciation: (un"dur-foot'), [key]
1. under the foot or feet; on the ground; underneath or below: The climb was difficult because there were so many rocks underfoot.
2. so as to form an obstruction, as in walking; in the way: the ends of her sash falling constantly underfoot.
lying under the foot or feet; in a position to be trodden upon.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.