Meaning of “be (like) putty in sb's hands” in the English Dictionary

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"be (like) putty in sb's hands" in British English

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be (like) putty in sb's hands

to be willing to do anything someone wants, because you like them so much

(Definition of “be (like) putty in sb's hands” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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