at the feet of

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at the feet of

  1. (idiomatic) As a disciple, student, subordinate or worshiper of.
    • Acts 22:3, Holy Bible, English Standard Version:
      I am a Jew, born in Tarsus in Cilicia, but brought up in this city, educated at the feet of Gamaliel according to the strict manner of the law of our fathers, being zealous for God as all of you are this day.
  2. Used other than as an idiom: Situated near the feet of.

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