find one's feet

Definition of find one's feet

:to start to be comfortable in a new situation :to begin to be confident or successful
  • They quickly found their feet in their adopted country.
  • I was away for a long time, so it will take me a while to find my feet again.

Word by Word Definitions

find play
  1. : to come upon often accidentally : encounter

  2. : to meet with (a particular reception)

  3. : to come upon by searching or effort

  1. : an act or instance of finding

  2. : something found: such as

  3. : a valuable discovery

feet
  1. : plural of foot


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