rise to (one's) feet

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rise to (one's) feet

To come to one's feet; to stand up. Everyone rose to their feet in applause after hearing the singer's powerful voice. We all rose to our feet to see what the commotion was.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

rise to one's feet

to stand up. The entire audience rose to its feet, applauding wildly. We rose to our feet when the bride came down the aisle.
See also: feet, rise, to
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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When at last the woman rose to her feet, Hamel, finding words at last, was surprised to find that his throat was dry.
The next morning a woman from the island of Guadalcanal, rose to her feet, to tell of her years of pain since her brother was beheaded by militia from the rival island of Malaita.