have it
phrasal assert, claim <
rumor has it that he was drunk
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • have it — {v. phr.} 1. To hear or get news; understand. * /I have it on the best authority that we will be paid for our work next week./ 2. To do something in a certain way. * /Make up your mind, because you can t have it both ways. You must either stay… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have it — {v. phr.} 1. To hear or get news; understand. * /I have it on the best authority that we will be paid for our work next week./ 2. To do something in a certain way. * /Make up your mind, because you can t have it both ways. You must either stay… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have it made — {v. phr.}, {slang} To be sure of success; have everything you need. * /With her fine grades Alice has it made and can enter any college in the country./ * /The other seniors think Joe has it made because his father owns a big factory./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have it made — {v. phr.}, {slang} To be sure of success; have everything you need. * /With her fine grades Alice has it made and can enter any college in the country./ * /The other seniors think Joe has it made because his father owns a big factory./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Have It All — Infobox Single Name = Have It All Artist = Foo Fighters from Album = One By One Released = September 22 2003 Format = CD Recorded = May 2002 Genre = Alternative rock Length = 4:58 Label = Roswell/RCA Records Producer = Reviews = Last single = Low …   Wikipedia

  • have it over — or[have it all over] {v. phr.} To be better than; be superior to. * /Anne has it all over Jane in looks and charm./ * /A professional golfer usually has it all over an amateur./ * /A jeep has it over a regular car on rough mountain trails./… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have it over — or[have it all over] {v. phr.} To be better than; be superior to. * /Anne has it all over Jane in looks and charm./ * /A professional golfer usually has it all over an amateur./ * /A jeep has it over a regular car on rough mountain trails./… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have it out — {v. phr.} To settle a difference by a free discussion or by a fight. * /Joe called Bob a bad name, so they went back of the school and had it out. Joe got a bloody nose and Bob got a black eye./ * /The former friends finally decided to have it… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have it out — {v. phr.} To settle a difference by a free discussion or by a fight. * /Joe called Bob a bad name, so they went back of the school and had it out. Joe got a bloody nose and Bob got a black eye./ * /The former friends finally decided to have it… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • have it all over — See: HAVE IT OVER …   Dictionary of American idioms

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