Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “wrap sb around/round your little finger”

See all translations

wrap sb around/round your little finger

to persuade someone easily to do what you want them to do: She could wrap her father round her little finger.
Translations of “wrap sb around/round your little finger”
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕而易舉地說服(某人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻而易举地说服(某人)…
(Definition of wrap sb around/round your little finger from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

shampoo

a liquid used for washing hair, or for washing particular objects or materials

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More