hold a gun to (one's) head

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hold a gun to (one's) head

To force or pressure someone to do something. Kristina, you don't have to move if you don't want to—no one's holding a gun to your head.
See also: gun, head, hold

hold a gun to (someone's) head

To put pressure on someone.
See also: gun, head, hold