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take the weight off your feet/legs

If you take the weight off ​yourfeet/​legs, you ​sit down, ​especially after ​standing or ​walking for a ​longtime: You must be ​exhausted after all that ​shopping - ​sit down and take the weight off ​yourfeet!
(Definition of take the weight off your feet/legs from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “take the weight off your feet/legs”
in Chinese (Simplified) (长时间站立或行走后)坐下歇歇脚,坐下喘口气…
in Chinese (Traditional) (長時間站立或行走後)坐下歇歇腳,坐下喘口氣…
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