at someone's feet

Definition of at someone's feet

  1. :  close to someone's feet <His dog was lying at his feet.> —sometimes used figuratively to suggest easy success <He was young and fearless, and he felt the world was at his feet.> <She was very attractive and claimed that men fell at her feet.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. : plural offoot

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