sit at (someone's) feet(redirected from sit at their feet)
sit at (someone's) feet
To be in a position of devotion or worship to someone; to pay homage or reverential attention to someone. I've been sitting at the professor's feet ever since I heard his astounding lecture on quantum mechanics. My brother chose to sit at the saints' feet for the rest of his life, but I do not intend to pursue such a life of the cloth.
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sit at someone's feetbe someone's pupil or follower.
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- be left in charge (of someone or something)
- be put in charge (of someone or something)
- a stranger to (someone or something)
- accompany (one) on a/(one's) journey
- accompany on a journey
- attend to
- be out of (one's) league
- be out of somebody's league
- be in bad with (someone)
- (one) puts (one's) pants on one leg at a time