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have sb to thank (for sth)

If you have someone to thank for something, that ​person is ​responsible or to ​blame for it: You have John to thank for this ​problem.
(Definition of have sb to thank (for sth) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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