have arrived

have arrived

To have become particularly successful, powerful, or famous. I knew I had arrived when that uber-famous designer asked me to walk in her show. After showing promise for so many years, that director has truly arrived with his latest film, a box-office smash.
See also: arrive, have

have arrived

to have reached a position of power, authority, or prominence. Jane saw her picture on the cover of the magazine and felt that she had finally arrived. When I got an office with a window, I knew that I had arrived.
See also: arrive, have
References in classic literature ?
"I see that you have arrived at a remarkable change of opinion, since we spoke of the subject in the garden at school."
Whiles," the Prince remarked, "you can scarcely fail to have arrived at some reasonable explanation."