in the driver's seat

in the driver's seat
in the driver's seat in control.
Main Entry: driver

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  • in the driver's seat — in control of or dominating a situation the tax issue is back in the driver s seat of American politics * * * in the driver s seat : in a position in which you are able to control what happens When his boss went on vacation, he suddenly found… …   Useful english dictionary

  • in the driver's seat — {adv. phr.} In control; having the power to make decisions. * /Stan is in the driver s seat now that he has been made our supervisor at the factory./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in the driver's seat — {adv. phr.} In control; having the power to make decisions. * /Stan is in the driver s seat now that he has been made our supervisor at the factory./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in the driver's seat — If you are in the driver s seat, you are in charge of something or in control of a situation …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • in the driver’s seat — mod. in control. □ She’s just not comfortable unless she’s in the driver’s seat. □ I’m in the driver’s seat now, and I get to decide who gets raises …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • in\ the\ driver's\ seat — adv. phr. In control; having the power to make decisions. Stan is in the driver s seat now that he has been made our supervisor at the factory …   Словарь американских идиом

  • in the driver's seat — in control of a situation. Huge consumer demand for electricity has put energy companies in the driver s seat. Related vocabulary: in the saddle …   New idioms dictionary

  • in the driver’s seat —  In charge, control.  ► “Thomas Loane of Alamo Rent A Car Inc. says IBM’s lack of published list prices puts him in the driver’s seat at the negotiating table.” (Computerworld, Oct. 9, 1995, p. 150) …   American business jargon

  • in the driver's seat — controlling events or decisions, in charge    Money and talent will put you in the driver s seat in control …   English idioms

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