(redirected from knock off their perch)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
See: rest, seat

PERCH, measure. The length of sixteen feet and a half: a pole or rod of that length. Forty perches in length and four in breadth make an acre of land.

Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Yet City reach the festive season just two points ahead of Manchester United and Pulis has warned Mancini his side are the ones every team will be looking to knock off their perch from now on.
Not only are they experienced they are very good players who you have to somehow knock off their perch.
Once you have a period of success, you become the team everybody wants to knock off their perch," he said.