dance to someone's tune

idiom
variants: or dance to the tune of (someone)

Definition of dance to someone's tune

: 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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dance%20to%20someone%27s%20tune. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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