One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Walk with someone until they are exhausted.
- ‘At the time I was about seventy-five years and Leon wasn't too far behind me but he walked me off my feet.’
- ‘Aged 70 she holidayed in Oban with son Anthony, walked him off his feet on a 14- mile hike, then completed the trek by doing the splits.’
- ‘Dr Graham walked me off my feet round the cathedral and other historic parts of the city.’
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