be swept off (one's) feet

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be swept off (one's) feet

To become very quickly or suddenly enamored with or greatly admiring of someone; to be so thoroughly impressed or charmed by someone as to fall greatly in love with them. I think the reason Jane gets so suddenly invested in new relationships is because she loves being swept off her feet. I was completely swept off my feet when I met my late wife, so now, I can't imagine life without her.
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class="MsoNormalBut then, almost as soon as I land in the Green City in the Sun (oh, so pathetically scorched by this inclement drought), I am swept off my feet by Joy Mboya's Go Down Arts Centre and her visual artists, who were hosting my beloved teachers and friends, Philda and Elimo Njau, for a day's workshop.