on the wrong foot


on the wrong foot
bad beginning, badly

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • on the wrong foot — See: GET OFF ON THE WRONG FOOT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on the wrong foot — See: GET OFF ON THE WRONG FOOT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • on\ the\ wrong\ foot — See: get off on the wrong foot …   Словарь американских идиом

  • get off on the wrong foot — To make a bad beginning • • • Main Entry: ↑foot get off on the wrong foot see under ↑foot • • • Main Entry: ↑wrong * * * get off on the wrong foot see ↑foot, 1 • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • get off off on the wrong foot — get off/start off on the wrong foot 1. if you get off on the wrong foot with someone you have just met, your relationship starts badly, often with an argument. I don t really know why, but somehow Clare and I got off on the wrong foot. (usually… …   New idioms dictionary

  • get start off on the wrong foot — get off/start off on the wrong foot 1. if you get off on the wrong foot with someone you have just met, your relationship starts badly, often with an argument. I don t really know why, but somehow Clare and I got off on the wrong foot. (usually… …   New idioms dictionary

  • get off on the wrong foot with someone — get off on the right/wrong/foot with someone phrase to immediately establish a good/​bad relationship with someone when you first meet them or first start working with them I got off on the wrong foot with Patrick. Thesaurus: to start a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • get/start off on the wrong foot — to begin a relationship badly They got off on the wrong foot when they first met and they ve disliked each other ever since. • • • Main Entry: ↑foot …   Useful english dictionary

  • get off on the wrong foot (with somebody) — get/start off on the right/wrong ˈfoot (with sb) idiom (informal) to start a relationship well/badly • I seem to have got off on the wrong foot with the new boss. Main entry: ↑footidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • start off on the wrong foot (with somebody) — get/start off on the right/wrong ˈfoot (with sb) idiom (informal) to start a relationship well/badly • I seem to have got off on the wrong foot with the new boss. Main entry: ↑footidiom …   Useful english dictionary


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