step into (someone's) shoes

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Definition of step into (someone's) shoes

: to take on a particular role or task that someone else has been doing She's retiring, and it won't be easy to find someone who can step into her shoes.

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“Step into (someone's) shoes.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/step%20into%20%28someone%27s%29%20shoes. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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