If you have someone in the palm of your hand, you control them and can get them to do exactly what you want.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'In the palm of your hand'
- Grease someone's palm
- Left hand doesn't know what the right hand is doing
- Hand in hand
- Go hand in hand
- Out of hand
- Good hand
- Upper hand
- Give a big hand
- Close at hand
- One hand washes the other
- Put your hand on your heart
- Hand to mouth
- Sleight of hand
- Give me a hand
- Like the back of your hand
- Don't bite the hand that feeds
- Can't see your hand in front of your face
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