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idioms involving foot
Foot the bill
To pay for
Let's hire a caterer for the office Christmas party since the company is going to foot the bill.
A foot in the door
The initial step toward a goal
We only got a small contract, but at least we got our foot in the door.
On one's feet
Established, financially independent
Ando-san's parents are going to send her money until she gets on her feet in New York.
Dragging one's feet
We were ready to finalize the contract months ago but our lawyer was dragging his feet.
The restaurant is just ten minutes by foot from the office.