Definition of take a (or the) load off one's feet in English:

take a (or the) load off one's feet

phrase

  • Sit or lie down.

    • ‘Jo pointed towards the screen door, ‘Come into the sun room. You can sit in my comfortable rockers and take a load off your feet.’’
    • ‘Doing so will take a load off your feet, and prevent your brain from becoming clogged, cluttered or crashing like your hapless personal computer.’
    take a seat, seat oneself, settle down, be seated, take a chair
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