kiss (one's) feet

(redirected from kiss her feet)

kiss (one's) feet

figurative To grovel or otherwise try to gain favor. The professor isn't going to give you an A, so you might as well stop kissing his feet.
See also: feet, kiss
References in classic literature ?
To fall down before her, to sob with remorse, to kiss her feet, to entreat her forgiveness
They kneel upon the ground, they kiss her feet, and at last, sure that they mean her no harm, Una rises and goes with them.
I pray that I could see her once again to kiss her feet in gratitude for all the good things she has done for me," he said
GDN, April 2) on the teacher who made a four-year-old kiss her feet was spot on.
I saw Silkwood again a couple of weeks ago, and it made me just want to kiss her feet.
Back when she was known as Lady McCartney, the American press wanted to kiss her feet - the fake one and the real one.
Sister Alphonso is still accused of punching Patricia Milne in the chest when she was suffering from rheumatic fever and forcing Helen Cusiter to kiss her feet.
The discipline being finished, many times she ordered me very haughtily to kiss her feet, and I, prostrate on the ground, kissed them.
She could be the hoity-toity Lady Chatterley, chastising her common lover: she can show you how low class you are by making you kiss her feet and then all of her body.
Fiona Lummis, as a vampire, lies Johan Inger easily, then drops him carelessly after he tenderly tries to kiss her feet.
The two MPs who stormed out in anger over a teacher reportedly making a four-year-old kiss her feet were right to feel indignation and outrage.
The man asked the little girl if he could kiss her feet.
She also dismissed claims she made a girl kiss her feet as "total rubbish".
I RECEIVED an email video claiming a Bahraini lady teacher forced a five-year-old boy to kiss her feet because his name was Omar, the second of Islam's four Caliphs.