sweep one off one's feet
phrasal to gain immediate and unquestioning support, approval, or acceptance by a person

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sweep one off one's feet — phrasal : to gain immediate and unquestioning support, approval, or acceptance by a person his courtship swept her off her feet …   Useful english dictionary

  • off one's feet — See: KNOCK OFF ONE S FEET, SWEEP OFF ONE S FEET …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off one's feet — See: KNOCK OFF ONE S FEET, SWEEP OFF ONE S FEET …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • off\ one's\ feet — See: knock off one s feet, sweep off one s feet …   Словарь американских идиом

  • sweep off one's feet — idi sts sweep off one s feet, to impress or overwhelm by ability, enthusiasm, or charm …   From formal English to slang

  • sweep off one's feet — {v. phr.} To make (someone) have feelings (as love or happiness) too strong to control; overcome with strong feeling; win sudden and complete acceptance by (someone) through the feelings. * /The handsome football captain swept Joan off her feet… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • sweep off one's feet — {v. phr.} To make (someone) have feelings (as love or happiness) too strong to control; overcome with strong feeling; win sudden and complete acceptance by (someone) through the feelings. * /The handsome football captain swept Joan off her feet… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • sweep\ off\ one's\ feet — v. phr. To make (someone) have feelings (as love or happiness) too strong to control; overcome with strong feeling; win sudden and complete acceptance by (someone) through the feelings. The handsome football captain swept Joan off her feet when… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • sweep off one's feet — overcome with strong feelings We were swept off our feet over the excitement of the ceremony …   Idioms and examples

  • sweep off one's feet — cause dizziness, spin …   English contemporary dictionary

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