keep (one's) feet

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keep (one's) feet

To maintain one's balance; to avoid falling or tripping. It wasn't until the second day on the boat that I was able to keep my feet during one of these storms.
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keep your feet (or legs)

manage not to fall.
See also: feet, keep
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Winning the World Cup is something we all dream of but we are keeping our feet firmly on the ground because we've gone into tournaments before thinking too far ahead.
The players are on a half-decent run and full of confidence but we know we are only 90 minutes away from a total disaster and so we're keeping our feet on the ground.