twist around one's finger

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twist around one's finger

Also, turn or wind or wrap around one's finger . Exert complete control over someone, do as one likes with someone, as in Alison could twist just about every man around her finger. This hyperbolic term dates from the mid-1800s.
See also: around, finger, twist
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The rings, which cleverly wrap around one's finger to make the curves of a smiley face, are a signature design by Raad, available in five styles -- white gold line with diamonds ($2,227), yellow, white and pink gold ($1,260), or silver ($227).