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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He keeps our feet firmly on the ground, which I think is important because in this league especially there's no point in getting carried away."
It certainly keeps our feet on the ground and we are not getting carried away with anything."
Gravity is the force that keeps our feet on the ground.