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English definition of “under sb's thumb”

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under sb's thumb

under someone's control: He's got the committee firmly under his thumb - they agree to whatever he asks.
Translations of “under sb's thumb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 在(某人的)支配下…
in Chinese (Simplified) 在(某人的)支配下…
(Definition of under sb's thumb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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