Get off on the wrong foot

Do you know the English expression “to get off on the wrong foot“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Sachiko: How was your first day at work?

Takako: Not good. The boss and I got off on the wrong foot. There was a disagreement about my working hours.

Does it mean:

a) have a bad relationship with someone when you first meet them

b) walk the wrong way in front of someone

c) have a fight

d) avoid someone

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: a) have a bad relationship with someone when you first meet them