Idiom: Bring someone to heel
Meaning: If you bring someone to heel, you make them obey you.
Country: International English |
Subject Area: Body and bodily functions |
Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
('Call someone to heel' is also used.)
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- Achilles' heel
- Down at heel
- Hairy at the heel
- Come to heel
- Under someone's heel
- Bring to the table
- Bring on board
- Bring the curtain down
- Bring home
- Bring someone to book
- Bring the house down
- Bring a knife to a gunfight
- Bring home the bacon
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