What does 'Step on someone's toes' mean?
If you step on someone's toes, you upset them, especially if you do something that they should be in charge of.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
- Contributed By: Niranjan Bande
Idioms similar to 'Step on someone's toes'
- On your toes
- Keep someone on their toes
- Dip your toes in the water
- Tread on someone's toes
- Make your toes curl
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