Meaning of pussyfoot
Pronunciation: (poos'ē-foot"), [key]
— v., n., pl. -foots.
- to go or move in a stealthy or cautious manner.
- to act cautiously or timidly, as if afraid to commit oneself on a point at issue.
- a person with a catlike, or soft and stealthy, tread.
- a teetotaler or prohibitionist.
- pussyfoot (Thesaurus)