at the whim of (someone)

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Definition of at the whim of (someone)

: when (someone) wishes, desires, or decides something often in a sudden way The shop is only open at the whim of the owner.

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“At the whim of (someone).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20the%20whim%20of%20%28someone%29. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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