under the heel of sth/sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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under the heel of sth/sb

disapproving completelycontrolled by something or someone: This ​country would never ​submit to ​living under the heel of a ​foreignpower.
(Definition of under the heel of sth/sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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