in good graces

*in someone's good graces

Fig. in good with someone; in someone's favor. (*Typically: be ~; get ~.) I'm not in her good graces so I shouldn't be the one to ask her.
See also: good, grace

in somebody's good graces

(slightly formal) also in the good graces of somebody
benefiting from someone's good opinion Marj would do just about anything to keep in Vinnie's good graces.
See also: good, grace