balls of the/(one's) feet

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balls of the/(one's) feet

The bottom part at the front of the feet that the toes connect to. For this dance move, you'll need to stand on the balls of your feet. When you're running, pay close attention to where the balls of the feet strike the ground.
See also: ball, feet, of

balls of one's feet

the bottom part of the feet just behind the toes. Mary got blisters on the balls of her feet from playing tennis. The dancer balanced on the balls of his feet.
See also: ball, feet, of
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I'm used to being on the balls of my feet, and if somebody charges like that kick them in the face,'' McGuffee said.
For the past couple of years I have had an increasing sensation of socks bunching up underneath the balls of my feet.