dance to someone's tune


variants or dance to the tune of (someone)
: to do what someone (else) wants or forces one to do
The boss has got everyone dancing to her tune.
The senators are dancing to the tune of the President.

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“Dance to someone's tune.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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