put one's best foot forward

put one's best foot forward  {v. phr.},  {informal}
To try to make a good impression; try to make a good appearance; do one's best.
During courtship, it is natural to put your best foot forward.
When Ted applied for the job he put his best foot forward.
Categories: foot {informal} {v. phr.}

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