have got someone where you want them


have got someone where you want them
have (got) someone (right/​just/​exactly) where you want them phrase
to be in a situation in which you can do what you want to someone or defeat them easily
Thesaurus: in a good, better or pleasant situationsynonym
Main entry: have

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  • have someone where you want them — have (got) someone (right/​just/​exactly) where you want them phrase to be in a situation in which you can do what you want to someone or defeat them easily Thesaurus: in a good, better or pleasant situationsynonym Main entry: have …   Useful english dictionary

  • have someone exactly where you want them — have (got) someone (right/​just/​exactly) where you want them phrase to be in a situation in which you can do what you want to someone or defeat them easily Thesaurus: in a good, better or pleasant situationsynonym Main entry: have …   Useful english dictionary

  • have someone right where you want them — have (got) someone (right/​just/​exactly) where you want them phrase to be in a situation in which you can do what you want to someone or defeat them easily Thesaurus: in a good, better or pleasant situationsynonym Main entry: have …   Useful english dictionary

  • have someone just where you want them — used for saying you are happy with the situation that someone is in because it gives you power over them, or will help you to get something that you want from them We ve got our rivals just where we want them …   English dictionary

  • have got someone just where you want them — have (got) someone (right/​just/​exactly) where you want them phrase to be in a situation in which you can do what you want to someone or defeat them easily Thesaurus: in a good, better or pleasant situationsynonym Main entry: have …   Useful english dictionary

  • have got someone exactly where you want them — have (got) someone (right/​just/​exactly) where you want them phrase to be in a situation in which you can do what you want to someone or defeat them easily Thesaurus: in a good, better or pleasant situationsynonym Main entry: have …   Useful english dictionary

  • have got someone right where you want them — have (got) someone (right/​just/​exactly) where you want them phrase to be in a situation in which you can do what you want to someone or defeat them easily Thesaurus: in a good, better or pleasant situationsynonym Main entry: have …   Useful english dictionary

  • have — [ weak əv, həv, strong hæv ] (3rd person singular has [ weak əz, həz, strong hæz ] ; past tense and past participle had [ weak əd, həd, strong hæd ] ) verb *** Have can be used in the following ways: as an auxiliary verb in perfect tenses of… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • have */*/*/ — strong UK [hæv] / US weak UK [əv] / US UK [həv] / US verb Word forms have : present tense I/you/we/they have he/she/it has strong UK [hæz] / US weak UK [əz] / US UK [həz] / US present participle having past tense had strong UK [hæd] / US weak UK… …   English dictionary

  • someone - somebody — You use someone or somebody to refer to a person without saying who you mean. There is no difference in meaning between someone and somebody. Carson sent someone to see me. There was an accident and …   Useful english dictionary


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