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find your feet

This page is about the idiom find your feet


If you're still finding your feet, you're still adjusting to a new place or a new situation.

For example

  • It takes a while to find your feet when you start a new job, but you'll soon figure out who's who and what's what.

  • Gary's been studying here for three months and he still hasn't found his feet. Maybe he should try something else.

Quick Quiz

Do you think Shamilah has found her feet yet, or is she

a. still learning how to walk?

b. still getting used to everything?

c. still lookin for them?

Idiom of the Day

Contributor: Matt Errey