give someone ideas
Definition of give someone ideas
: to cause someone to think about doing something that probably should not be done Don't go giving him ideas.
Word by Word Definitions
: to make a present of
: to grant or bestow by formal action
: to accord or yield to another
: capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility
: the ability of a material to bend or stretch
: some person : somebody
: a transcendent entity that is a real pattern of which existing things are imperfect representations
: a standard of perfection : ideal
: a plan for action : design
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