eat out of (one's) hand

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eat out of (one's) hand

To have great influence over someone. Is your freshman eating out of your hand yet? We need more people we can boss around in order to pull off this prank.
See also: eat, hand, of, out

eat out of someone's hand

Fig. to do exactly as someone says; to grovel to someone. I've got her eating out of my hand. She'll do anything I ask. He will be eating out of your hand before you are finished with him.
See also: eat, hand, of, out

eat out of (someone's) hand

To be manipulated or dominated by another.
See also: eat, hand, of, out