pull the rug from under sb's feet Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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pull the rug from under sb's feet

(also pull the rug out from under sb) to ​suddenly take away ​help or ​support from someone, or to ​suddenly do something that ​causes many ​problems for them
(Definition of pull the rug from under sb's feet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pull the rug from under sb's feet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然停止对某人的帮助(或支持), 突然给某人制造麻烦…
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然停止對某人的幫助(或支持), 突然給某人製造麻煩…
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