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...to be on your toe.

Discussion in 'French-English Vocabulary / Vocabulaire Français-Anglais' started by Jominare, Oct 27, 2008.

  1. Jominare Senior Member

    French
    What does it mean, in the figurative way?

    Does it mean something like "rester alerte", "vigilant", because always awake, really standing on your feet?

    Well, thanks all!
     
  2. envie de voyager Senior Member

    Niagara Falls, Canada
    english-canadian
    The expression is "on your toes." You are correct, it means vigilant.
     
  3. Jominare Senior Member

    French
    OK, thanks!
     

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