sweep (one) off (one's) feet

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sweep (one) off (one's) feet

To charm one in such a way that they form an instant and strong romantic attraction, usually unexpectedly. A: "Is Lucy still gushing about her new boyfriend?" B: "Yeah, he must have really swept her off her feet."
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sweep someone off their feet

COMMON
1. If someone sweeps you off your feet, you fall in love with them very quickly and strongly. By the end of the date he said he was going to marry me. I was swept off my feet. He is a good fifteen years older than Felicity. He swept her off her feet, though.
2. If something sweeps you off your feet, you immediately like it very much. When she first saw a photograph of a romantic-looking house dating back to 1770, she was swept off her feet by its charm. Ten British chefs plan to cook a feast they hope will sweep the French off their feet.
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sweep someone off their feet

quickly and overpoweringly charm someone.
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sweep somebody off their ˈfeet

attract somebody very strongly because you are exciting, charming, etc: She’s waiting for a nice young man to come and sweep her off her feet.I was swept off my feet by her wit and charm.
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sweep (someone) off (someone's) feet

To cause someone to be admiring or infatuated.
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He's very charming,' grins Keeley, 'and tries to sweep her off her feet in many amusing ways.
She throws a Fright Night party and puts on a sexy devil outfit as Dan plots to sweep her off her feet.
It's Halloween and Kerry throws a Fright Night party and puts on a sexy devil outfit as Dan plots to sweep her off her feet.
Meanwhile, Chrissie fakes a bad ankle so that Andy can sweep her off her feet.
ON the eve of Valentine's Day, Lady Godiva waits alone in a Coventry hotel waiting for a proposal that will sweep her off her feet.
In addition, Selena is a die-hard romantic, there is no one else then Zac who can sweep her off her feet.
He holds a flame for her and obviously believes asking for her hand in marriage will sweep her off her feet.
She's searching for a fairytale and says she would love a prince to sweep her off her feet.
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IF every girl secretly longs for a knight in shining armour to come along and sweep her off her feet, Charlotte Boskett's dreams have just come true.
Mischa says she has had it with dating actors and wants a regular guy to sweep her off her feet.
Actor Owain Yeoman has managed to sweep her off her feet in just six months, a feat it took one of TV's most popular characters years to achieve.
Rapport between the two leads sparkles, underscored this time with tension when Roy declares his love for Chon's sister - "I'm getting ready to launch a little thing called Operation Sweep Her Off Her Feet," confides Wilson's irascible ladies man.
But our Jenni hasn't given up hope and says she's keen to find a man who'll sweep her off her feet.
I can hardly wait to see Anton try to lift his new partner and sweep her off her feet.