Definition of “have it in you” - English Dictionary

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“have it in you” in British English

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have it in you

to have a particular quality or ability:

His speech was really funny - we didn't know he had it in him.

(Definition of “have it in you” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“have it in you” in American English

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have it in you

to possess a particular ability:

His speech was really good – we didn’t know he had it in him to be that funny.

(Definition of “have it in you” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)