have the right idea(redirected from had the right idea)
have the right idea
To have done something or had an idea that one considers clever or intelligent. You guys sure have the right idea, living in a beachfront property like this. Look at that sunset!
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have the right iˈdeahave found a very good or successful way of living, doing something, etc: He’s certainly got the right idea, retiring at 55.
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