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English definition of “under your feet”

under your feet

If someone is under your feet, they are near you in a way that is difficult and prevents you from doing what you want to do: The children were under my feet all day so I couldn't get anything done.Unhelpful and Uncooperative
(Definition of under your feet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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