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English definition of “be the creature of sb/sth”

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be the creature of sb/sth

formal disapproving
to do everything that you are asked to do by a particular person or organization, without question: He had become the creature of the secret police.
Translations of “be the creature of sb/sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 是…的傀儡, 成為…的奴才…
in Chinese (Simplified) 是…的傀儡, 成为…的奴才…
(Definition of be the creature of sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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