twist/wind/wrap somebody around/round your little finger
twist (someone) around (one's) (little) finger
To gain complete control or dominance over someone; to make someone do whatever one wishes. The spoiled little brat has completely twisted his parents around his little finger. Everyone jealously accused her of twisting the boss around her finger.
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twist/wind/wrap somebody around/round your little ˈfinger(informal) be able to persuade or influence somebody very easily, usually because they like you: I can twist my parents round my little finger.
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