foot in the door (to get one’s)

 Establish an initial contact.
 ► “The Ad Store has gotten its foot in the door at Coca-Cola. The 15-month-old New York shop was given the go ahead to produce 8 to 12 spots for the clients’s Coca-Cola Classic brand.” (Adweek, Jan. 23, 1995, p. 22)

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  • get one's foot in the door — See: FOOT IN THE DOOR …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get one's foot in the door — See: FOOT IN THE DOOR …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get one's foot in the door — verb To initiate contact or a relationship; to gain access, especially to an entry level job. And the legislature had better study Texas, before it commits this state to parimutuel betting, thus letting the professional gambler get his foot in… …   Wiktionary

  • get\ one's\ foot\ in\ the\ door — See: foot in the door …   Словарь американских идиом

  • a foot in the door — phrasal : an assurance of a continuing chance of eventual accomplishment of one s purpose those connections … would at best enable him only to get his foot in the door Hamilton Basso * * * a foot in the door A first step towards a usu difficult… …   Useful english dictionary

  • One Foot in the Grave (album) — One Foot in the Grave Studio album by Beck Released June 27, 1994 April 14, 2009 (re iss …   Wikipedia

  • One Foot in the Grave — fue un álbum lanzado por el cantante de indie rock Beck Hansen el 27 de junio de 1994 a través de la discográfica K Records. El álbum contiene canciones de rock acústico y alt country y fueron producidas por Beck Hansen y Calvin Johnson. One Foot …   Wikipedia Español

  • One Foot in the Grave — This article is about the BBC sitcom. For the 1994 album by Beck, see One Foot in the Grave (album). One Foot in the Grave Series title card (1990–2000) Format …   Wikipedia

  • foot — foot1 W1S1 [fut] n plural feet [fi:t] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(body part)¦ 2¦(measurement)¦ 3¦(bottom part)¦ 4 on foot 5 get/jump/rise etc to your feet 6 be on your feet 7 be/get back on your feet …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • foot — 1 /fUt/ noun plural feet /fi:t/ (C) 1 BODY PART the part of your body that you stand on and walk on: I have a really bad pain in my foot. 2 on foot if you go somewhere on foot, you walk there: It takes about 30 minutes on foot, or 10 minutes if… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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