get one's way

get one's way
get (or have) one's (own) way get or do what one wants in spite of opposition.
Main Entry: way

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  • get one's own way — ► get (or have) one s (own) way get or do what one wants in spite of opposition. Main Entry: ↑way …   English terms dictionary

  • have one's way — To carry one s point, get what one wants • • • Main Entry: ↑way …   Useful english dictionary

  • get one’s lumps — tv. to get the result or punishment one deserves. (See also take one’s lumps.) □ If she keeps acting that way, she’ll get her lumps. □ We will see that Dave gets his lumps …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • get one's money's worth — verb a) In a transaction, to receive a good or service which is considered to be of a value equal to or greater than the amount of money expended. Goodenoughs partizans, however, observed that he got his moneys worth out of every man he employed; …   Wiktionary

  • get one's jollies — vb to derive enjoyment, obtain sensual sat isfaction. The gratification referred to in this phrase is often less innocuous than the lighthearted nature of the words might imply. ► It s not my Idea of a good time, but If that s how you get your… …   Contemporary slang

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