noun. a vertical board or panel forming the foot of a bedstead.
noun. a narrow platform on which to stand or brace the feet.
- running board
Example sentences of the word footboard
1. Noun, singular or mass
Insert one foot into each pre-drilled hole on the bottom of the headboard and footboard and turn the feet clockwise until they are tight.
Repeat with another washer and bolt in the other hole in that side of the footboard piece and into the other hole in the 2-by-6-inch side board piece.
In addition to the hardware, metal daybeds come with a metal frame, two side rails, footboard, headboard, and crossbars.