leap to (one's) feet

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leap to (one's) feet

To quickly or abruptly assume a standing position. The kids leaped to their feet the moment I walked in the room, so I knew they were up to something bad. We all leapt to our feet to applaud the amazing performance.
See also: feet, leap
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The lineup includes Feet First and Leap to Your Feet Appalachian Dance teams, Kentbased BigginHillbillies, Cup O'Joe from Northern Ireland, Rip Roaring Success (consisting of one Baker's Fabulous Boys, and two Jaywalkers), the Czech band Sunnyside, multi-instrumentalist Stompin Dave Allen (described as one of the best), Reckless Abandoners and Flats and Sharps (who have come far since busking in Penzance).
"This years event will include some of the top bands in Europe, two from South Wales with names such as, Ruben & Matt & The Truffle Valley Boys, Bakers Fabulous Boys, Kentucky Cow Tippers and Leap to your Feet, a traditional dance group."